Teenager in a critical condition after being rescued from River Gryffe

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<p>Police Scotland said the teen was pulled from the River Gryffe </p> (PA Archive)

Police Scotland said the teen was pulled from the River Gryffe

(PA Archive)

A teenager is in a critical condition in hospital after being rescued from a river.

Police Scotland said he was pulled from the River Gryffe near to Auchans Farm, Houston, Renfrewshire, on Wednesday evening.

A spokeswoman for the force said: “We were made aware of a teenage boy in the River Gryfe near to Auchans Farm around 6.50pm on Wednesday, 2 June.

“The boy was recovered from the water and was taken to the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow where he remains in a critical condition.

“Inquires are ongoing to establish the full circumstances.”

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