Glasgow & West Scotland

Woman badly hurt in Kelvingrove Park sledging fall

A woman has been seriously injured after apparently falling off a sledge in a busy Glasgow park.

Paramedics were called to the incident in Kelvingrove Park, near Kelvin Way, in the city's west end, just after 15:30 on Sunday.

The Scottish Ambulance Service said the woman was taken to the Western Infirmary and later transferred to the Southern General Hospital, which specialises in treating head injuries.

Her condition is not known.

In a separate incident, a nine-year-old boy was airlifted to hospital after being injured in a sledging incident in Ayrshire.

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