South Scotland

Pensioner critical after 'low speed' car crash in Peebles

A pensioner is in a critical condition in Borders General Hospital after a "low-speed" crash in Peebles.

The 74-year-old was trying to park his Suzuki Splash on Venlaw View at about 10:45 on Thursday when the accident occurred.

His car struck a parked Renault Twingo.

Police said the man may have become unwell at the wheel, but have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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