NE Scotland, Orkney & Shetland

Two bikers airlifted to hospital after Aberdeenshire crashes

Two bikers have been airlifted to hospital following separate accidents in Aberdeenshire on Sunday.

A 49-year-old man sustained back and chest injuries in an accident involving a car and a motorbike at Bridge of Gairn, near Ballater, at about 12:50.

Another man was taken to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary after a crash involving a car and two motorbikes near Cairn o' Mount.

He was being treated for a leg injury. Another biker was taken to hospital by road with minor injuries.