Glasgow & West Scotland

Man injured after being hit by lorry in Glasgow

A 36-year-old man was taken to hospital after being hit by a lorry in Glasgow.

It happened as he crossed Shettleston Road in the east end of the city at about 15:25 on Friday.

He was struck by a Mercedes Benz lorry and was taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital where medical staff described his condition as stable.

The driver of the lorry was uninjured but was left badly shaken by the incident. Police have urged anyone with dashcam footage to come forward.

The road was closed for several hours as officers investigated at the scene.

Officers are also reviewing CCTV footage and asked any witnesses to contact them.

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