Tayside and Central Scotland

Boy, 16, seriously injured after being hit by car

A teenage pedestrian has been seriously injured after being hit by a car in Angus on Saturday.

Tayside Police said the 16-year-old boy was struck in Brechin by a red car, which had been travelling eastwards on the A935 towards Montrose.

The incident happened near the junction of Montrose Street and Drumachlie Loan at about 19:40. The boy was taken to Ninewells Hospital in Dundee.

Police appealed for witnesses to come forward.