Teen hospitalised after road traffic collision between car and pedestrian in Coatbridge

A teenager was taken to hospital following a road traffic collision between a car and a pedestrian in Coatbridge.

The incident happened at around 5pm last night on the town's Whifflet Street, directly at the bus stop located after the speed camera, heading towards the A725.

Emergency services attended and a 17-year-old male was taken to hospital to be assessed for his injuries.

Police Constable Emma Gibney told Lanarkshire Live: “Enquiries are ongoing to establish the full circumstances and we are appealing for anyone who saw what happened to get in touch or anyone who may have dash-cam footage capturing the incident.

"If you can help please contact Police Scotland on 1010, quoting incident number 2695 of June 4, or make a call anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111."

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