Highlands & Islands

Three hurt in three vehicle crash on A9 at Invergordon

Three people have been hurt in a crash involving a van and two cars that closed the A9 at Invergordon in Easter Ross for several hours.

A woman in one of the cars was seriously injured and was flown by air ambulance to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness.

The emergency services were called to the scene of the collision near the Tomich junction at about 08:44.

Police Scotland said the road was reopened at 11:40.

The driver of the van was taken to Raigmore Hospital by ambulance. Police said his injuries were not thought to be life threatening.

A man who was in the same car as the seriously injured woman was also taken by ambulance to Raigmore. His injuries were described as "minor".

A man driving the other car involved did not need medical treatment.

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