Glasgow & West Scotland

Man, 91, knocked down and killed in Rutherglen

A 91-year-old man has died after being hit by a car in South Lanarkshire.

The man was struck by a Ford Fiesta while crossing Main Street, near to the junction of Fraser Street, Rutherglen, at about 1230 GMT on Thursday.

He was taken to the Victoria Infirmary in Glasgow's south side where he died a short time later.

The 84-year-old male driver of the Fiesta was treated for minor injuries at the scene. Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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