Glasgow & West Scotland

Man dies after being struck by van in Glasgow

Rutherglen Road junction with Glasgow Road Image copyright Google
Image caption The man was hit as he crossed Rutherglen Road near its junction with Glasgow Road

A man has died after he was struck by a van while crossing a road in Glasgow.

The 42-year-old was crossing Rutherglen Road, near its junction with Glasgow Road, when he was hit by a Mercedes Vito at about 18:05 on Wednesday.

He died in Glasgow Royal Infirmary. The 21-year-old man who was driving the van was not injured.

Police have appealed for witnesses to the crash, which happened between the Rutherglen and Oatlands areas, to contact them.

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