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Crash A93: Four children hospitalized after accident in Aberdeenshire, Scotland | United Kingdom | News UK News

Five adults were also rushed for treatment following the collision on the A93 near Banchory, Aberdeenshire, which is believed to have involved at least four vehicles. Two of the children – a four-year-old and a six-year-old – were among the most seriously injured.

They remain at Aberdeen Royal Infirmary with a 38-year-old woman with serious but not life-threatening injuries, Daily Record reports.

A 31-year-old man and two other children, aged one and three, were also taken to hospital for treatment for minor injuries.

Three men, aged 66, 75 and 76, were treated at the scene.

A white Volkswagen Tiguan, a silver MG, a blue Nissan X-Trail and a gray Land Rover Discovery were all involved in the collision around 3.30pm.

The road, which stretches west from Aberdeen and into the Cairngorms National Park, was closed for five hours for the recovery operation.

Officers continue to investigate the smash.

Traffic Sergeant Steve Manson, of Police Scotland, said: ‘Our thoughts are with those involved and their families as they recover from their injuries.

“The incident involved a number of vehicles which resulted in the closure of the road for five hours.

“We are calling on anyone who witnessed the collision or was in the area at the time and may have dash cam footage to contact Police Scotland on 101 quoting reference 2280 from the April 18, 2022.”

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This notice was published: 2022-04-19 09:46:00

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