GLASGOW NEWS POLICE APPEAL 

SERIOUS ROAD CRASH – JAMAICA STREET, GLASGOW

Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses following a serious road crash in Glasgow City Centre on Tuesday 8 May 2018.

Around 1.15pm police were called to a report of an elderly woman being struck by a white Mercedes on Jamaica Street at the corner with Midland Street.

Emergency services attended and an 84 year old woman was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital for treatment. Medical staff describe her condition as critical.

Constable Elaine Scott from the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Govan said:

“Jamaica Street was busy with members of the public at the time of the incident and it is important that anyone with information that could assist our enquiries comes forward.

“I would like to speak to anyone who witnessed what happened, or observed a white Mercedes on the road prior to the incident.

“Anyone with information is asked to contact the Divisional Road Policing Unit based at Govan via 101, quoting incident number 1737 of Tuesday 8 May 2018.”