Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was killed in a Highland collision.
The 25-year-old was the driver of a grey Peugeot 208 which was involved in a collision with a grey Ford Edge at 5.10pm on Friday.
The incident happened on the A9 near Alness Point.
Police said his next of kin have been made aware. A man and a woman who were within the Ford sustained minor injuries.
Sergeant Alan Henderson of the Road Policing Unit in Dingwall said: “Our thoughts are very much with man’s family and all those affected by this tragic incident.
“An investigation into the circumstances surrounding the collision is ongoing and I urge anyone who either saw what happened, or saw either vehicle in the lead-up to the collision, to please get in touch as soon as possible.
“Dash-cam footage in particular would be extremely helpful.”
Anyone with information should contact Police Scotland on 101.