Girl in critical condition after being stuck by vehicle
Emergency services were called to The Loaning in Motherwell at 4.15pm on Tuesday.
A 12-year-old girl is in a critical condition after being knocked down in North Lanarkshire.
Emergency services, including an air ambulance, were called to The Loaning in Motherwell at 4.15pm on Tuesday.
The schoolgirl is currently receiving medical treatment at the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow.
The road is now closed at Scotia Street and Logans Road while investigation works take place.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: "Around 4.15pm on Tuesday, police were called to a report of a 12 year-old girl having been struck by a vehicle on The Loaning, Motherwell.
"Emergency services attended and the girl was taken to the Royal Hospital for Children in Glasgow by ambulance where her condition is described as critical.
"Enquiries are ongoing and anyone with any information is asked to contact police."