A woman and a child have been airlifted to hospital after a crash between a car and a van.
The accident happened on the A96 near Inverurie, Aberdeenshire.
Two adults and three children were travelling in the car and a man was driving the van.
A woman and one of the children were seriously injured in the crash and were airlifted to Aberdeen Royal Infirmary. Another child was also injured and was taken to hospital in an ambulance.
The other people involved were treated by paramedics at the scene.
The road was closed while officers investigated the scene of the crash.