A woman has been rushed to hospital following a two- car crash on Skye.

Police were called to the scene on the A87 around 12pm this afternoon after the two vehicles collided.

A woman was taken to hospital after officers arrived.

The crash occurred just south of Sligachan Hotel.

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Traffic Scotland issued a warning to drivers as the road was filled with heavy traffic in both directions as a result of the incident.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “We were made aware of a crash involving two vehicles on the A87 about a mile south of the Sligachan Hotel around 12pm on Tuesday, 27 July.

“One woman has been taken to hospital as a precaution and recovery arranged for the vehicles.”

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