Woman airlifted to hospital after Newtonhill cliff fall
A woman was airlifted to hospital after falling from a cliff in Aberdeenshire.
She had been climbing as part of a team and had stumbled and fallen backwards on to rocks.
Emergency services were called to the incident at Newtonhill at about 21:30 on Friday.
The casualty suffered head and back injuries and was flown by coastguard helicopter to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary for treatment. Her injuries were not thought to be life-threatening.
The incident was attended by coastguard rescue teams from Stonehaven and Montrose.
The Scottish Ambulance special operations rescue team and RNLI Stonehaven were also involved.