South Scotland

Witness plea over Eddleston scooter accident

A man has been seriously injured after falling from his scooter in the Scottish Borders.

The incident happened near the village of Eddleston at about 13:00 on Sunday.

The man fell from a Vespa scooter and was taken to Edinburgh Royal Infirmary for treatment.

Police said they believed a black car may have been involved in the incident and appealed for anyone who was in the area to contact them.

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