Fears missing driver 'injured' after crashed van found 'extensively damaged'

Jordan Douglas
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Police feared a missing driver 'may have been injured' after a van was found crashed in the Scottish Borders with 'extensive damage'.

Concerns were raised for Jordan Douglas, who was believed to have been driving the vehicle, as it crashed off the A1107 at Old Cambus Townhead in the early hours of Saturday Morning.

The black Vauxhall Vivaro van was extensively damaged and police say there were no signs of a driver when they arrived.

However, police confirmed on Sunday that the 33-year-old has been traced safe and thanked the public for their help following their appeal.

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Inspector Billy Telford said: “Around 00.20am on Saturday, 6 July, we received a report of a one vehicle crash on a road off the A1107 and when officers attended there was no sign of the driver.

“The van had significant damage and we are concerned the driver may be injured so it is important to make sure he is safe and well.

“We are asking anyone who has seen Jordan or who knows where he might be to get in touch. Likewise, if Jordan hears about this appeal please make contact so we know you are safe and well.”

Anyone who can assist is asked to call Police Scotland on 101, quoting incident number 0083 of Saturday, 6 July, 2024.

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