Woman injured in Giffnock car crash

Police have urged witnesses to come forward. Picture: TSPL
Police have urged witnesses to come forward. Picture: TSPL

A woman has been rushed to hospital after a car and van collided on a quiet Giffnock street.

The crash happened at around 1.30pm yesterday (Monday) on Merryburn Avenue.

The woman injured was trapped in her car as a result of the collision, and had to be cut free from the wreckage before being taken by ambulance to the Victoria Infirmary.

The man driving the van was uninjured and, according to a Police Scotland spokeswoman, “is subject to a report to the procurator fiscal in connection with alleged road traffic offences”.