EMERGENCY services are at the scene of a one vehicle road collision on the outskirts of Wick.
The Scottish Fire and Rescue Service said one person is trapped in the vehicle as fire crews from Wick and John O'Groats have been called to the scene.
The accident was reported to Police Scotland at 11.10am when a vehicle left the road on the A99 two miles south of Wick.
An ambulance has also been called to the scene.
Police Scotland said the A99 between Wick and Latheron is currently closed due to a serious collision. Diversions via the A882 and A9 and same in reverse are in place.