A motorist had to be rescued by fire crews from flood water in Inverurie.
The incident occurred on the B993 in the town around 6am following heavy overnight rain.
A Scottish Fire and Rescue Service spokesman said: “A total of four appliances and a water rescue team were immediately mobilised to the scene.
“Specialist crews used an inflatable sled to rescue one casualty from their car which had become surrounded by the water.
“There were no injuries reported and crews remain at the scene as they work to make the area safe.”