Police Scotland is appealing for information following a road traffic collision that took place at around 7:50pm on Thursday, January 8.
The collision happened on the A952 Mintlaw to Toll of Birness road at the Yokieshill junction, Mintlaw.
As a result of the incident, a black Peugeot 206 suffered a mid three figure sum of damage.
Police Scotland is currently looking to trace a silver or grey new style Ford Focus that was seen travelling towards Longside on the unclassified Stuartfield to Longside road at the time of the collision as the driver may have information that can assist with the ongoing enquiry.
Anyone with information on the incident is asked to contact Police Scotland on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 if you wish to remain anonymous.