Pair airlifted after family cut from A96 crash at Oyne Fork

Crash The crash happened on the A96

A child and a woman have been airlifted to hospital after a family was cut from their car following an early morning collision with a van west of Inverurie.

Two other children in the car got out before firefighters arrived at the scene at Oyne Fork, at the junction of the A96 and the B9002, at about 03:30.

A man, woman and another child were cut from the wreckage of the vehicle.

An RAF helicopter flew the seriously injured child and woman to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary.

One of the other children was taken to hospital by road.

The male van driver was unhurt.

Police said the accident happened on the section of road between Pitcaple and the Oyne fork.

The A96 was closed while an investigation was carried out.

More on This Story

The BBC is not responsible for the content of external Internet sites

BBC North East, Orkney and Shetland

Weather

Lerwick

13 °C 10 °C

Features

  • HandshakeKiss and make up

    A marriage counsellor on healing the referendum hurt


  • Pellet of plutoniumRed alert

    The scary element that helped save the crew of Apollo 13


  • Burnt section of the Umayyad Mosque in the old city of AleppoBefore and after

    Satellite images reveal Syria's heritage trashed by war


  • Woman on the phone in office10 Things

    The most efficient break is 17 minutes, and more nuggets


  • Amir TaakiDark market

    The bitcoin wallet with controversial users


BBC © 2014 The BBC is not responsible for the content of external sites. Read more.

This page is best viewed in an up-to-date web browser with style sheets (CSS) enabled. While you will be able to view the content of this page in your current browser, you will not be able to get the full visual experience. Please consider upgrading your browser software or enabling style sheets (CSS) if you are able to do so.