Highlands & Islands

Woman airlifted after car crash on A82

A woman has been airlifted to hospital suffering from serious injuries after a car crash in the Highlands.

The woman, who is in her 40s, was the driver and sole occupant of the car which crashed on the A82 Inverness to Fort William Road on Sunday.

The accident happened at about 20:00, about two miles north of Invermoriston.

The road was closed between Drumnadrochit and Invermoriston while police officers carried out investigations.

A spokesman for the Scottish Ambulance Service said: "We received an emergency call shortly after 8pm to attend a road traffic collision. A local ambulance crew and helicopter attended.

"A female in her 40s was dealt with at the scene then airlifted to Raigmore Hospital in Inverness. She is in a serious condition."