Police Scotland have closed the A947 at Plaidy after a serious accident between a car and a motorcycle. The collision was reported at 7:44 this morning
Police and the Scottish Ambulance Service are currently in attendance and motorists are being advised to avoid the area.
The diversion routes are
Traffic for Macduff is being diverted along the B9105 and then on to the A98 and vice-versa.
For Banff, traffic is being diverted to the B9025 onto the A97.
The road is expected to be closed for some time.