Man hit by bus after 'street attack' in Wishaw
- 17 June 2013
- From the section Glasgow & West Scotland
A 29-year-old man is in a critical condition after being knocked down by a bus shortly after being assaulted in North Lanarkshire.
Police were called to reports of the assault on Caledonian Road, at its junction with Stewarton Street, in Wishaw, at about 18:05 on Sunday.
The man is being treated at Glasgow's Southern General Hospital after being transferred from Wishaw General.
Police are following a positive line of inquiry over the incident.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: "Around 6.05pm on Sunday police were called to a report of a man having been knocked down by a bus after being assaulted on Caledonian Road at its junction with Stewarton Street in Wishaw.
"A 29-year-old man was taken to Wishaw General Hospital where doctors have described his condition as critical."