Several people taken to hospital after car crash shut West End road

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Several people taken to hospital after car crash shut West End road
Several people taken to hospital after car crash shut West End road

Several people have been taken to hospital after a car crash on a busy West End road.

Four teenagers and one woman were taken to Queen Elizabeth University Hospital after a crash involving two vehicles.

The collision occurred around midnight between Thursday and Friday, on Queen Victoria Drive.

Police attended the scene and closed off the stretch between Danes Drive and Anniesland Road.

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Reports on social media described a car sitting at traffic lights with hazards on, police presence, and the road being cordoned off.

Eyewitnesses reported the road was shut for several hours and only reopened around 9.45am on Friday.

Glasgow Times: Queen Victoria Road
Glasgow Times: Queen Victoria Road

Queen Victoria Road

The Glasgow Times was on the scene on Friday morning, but the road had already been cleared and traffic was back to normal.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Officers were called to Queen Victoria Drive, Glasgow around 12.10am on Friday 28 January following a report of a two-vehicle crash.

“Four men, two aged 18 and two aged 19, and a 56-year-old woman, were taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital for treatment.

“Enquiries into the incident are ongoing.”

The Glasgow Times understands the five people's injuries are thought to be non-threatening.

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