Teenage boy critical after being hit by car in Balado

A 15-year-old boy is in a critical condition after being hit by a car.

Police said the teenager was crossing the A977 at Balado, near Kinross, at about 18:45 on Wednesday when he was hit by a grey Volvo S40 travelling west, towards the Crook of Devon.

He was taken to the Royal Victoria Hospital, Kirkcaldy, where he was in a critical but stable condition.

Police have appealed for witnesses to contact them.

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