Scotland

Man hit by car on motorway bridge

kingston bridge
Image caption The Kingston Bridge carries the M8 motorway over the River Clyde

A 26-year-old man has been knocked down and critically injured on the Kingston Bridge in Glasgow in the early hours of the morning.

The man had been walking on the carriageway of the bridge, which carries the M8 over the River Clyde, when he was hit by a Citroen Picasso.

The accident happened at 0240 GMT on the westbound carriageway.

The pedestrian, who has not been named, was being treated in hospital for a serious head injury.