THE A9 has reopened in both directions near Asda in Tain after an earlier accident involving two vehicles.
Two people who were the occupants of a black Vauxhall Insignia were taken to Raigmore Hospital, but it is believed their injuries were not serious.
The other car invoved was a blue Ford C Max. It is understood occupants of this vehicle were assessed at the scene by paramedics but did not require hospital treatment.
Emergency services had been called to the scene at around 11.30am.
The road re-opened just before 2pm.