Glasgow & West Scotland

Police appeal after man found dead on Lanarkshire road

Police have appealed for information after a man was found dead on a road in South Lanarkshire.

The body of the man, who is believed to be in his 20s, was found on the B7078, near the village of Blackwood, on Monday morning.

Police Scotland said it appeared as if he had been struck by a vehicle at about 04:30.

The B7078 remains closed between Canderside Toll and Kirkmuirhill while police investigations continue.

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