Teenager in critical condition after being hit by lorry
Police have appealed for information after a 15-year-old boy was struck by an HGV.
A 15-year-old boy has been left in a critical condition after being hit by a lorry in Strathaven, Lanarkshire.
The incident happened on Townshead Street at around 9:25pm on Saturday.
The boy was taken by ambulance to Hairmyres Hospital in East Kilbride where he is being treated for his injuries.
Hospital staff described his condition as critical.
Police Scotland have appealed for anybody with information to contact them.
Sergeant Stuart Bell said:" Our investigation into this crash is continuing, and I would appeal to any witnesses to the crash to come forward.
"I would also like to hear from any drivers who were in the local area and have dash cam footage, in case they may have witnessed something vital to this enquiry."