Driver seriously injured in crash on Peterhead to Mintlaw road

A woman suffered serious injuries in a road crash near Auchtydonald, Mintlaw, yesterday afternoon (Tuesday, February 16)

Tuesday, 16th February 2021, 5:02 pm
Updated Wednesday, 17th February 2021, 8:36 am
Police are appealing for any information about the accident.

Road Policing Officers are appealing for information following the crash.

Around 1.30pm, officers on patrol on the A950 Peterhead to Mintlaw road came across a white Toyota Yaris that had left the road.

The 59-year-old driver of the Toyota was taken by ambulance to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary where she is being treated for serious injuries.

The road was closed while Road Policing Officers carried out enquiries at the scene to establish the circumstances surrounding this crash.

Sergeant Andrew Meikleham of the North East Road Policing Unit said: “Officers are urging anyone who witnessed the white Toyota Yaris being driven in the area, or anyone driving on that road with dash-cam footage to contact us.

"Anyone with information that may assist the ongoing investigation should contact officers through 101 quoting reference number 1465 of 16 February, 2021.”