Category: Accidents

Kindness at Main Street

An incredible display of kindness from strangers took place in High Blantyre today as several people came to the assistance of a local lady. The elderly woman had been out shopping on Main Street, High Blantyre, when just after 12.30 today, Saturday 25 January 2020, she felt faint and fell backwards, her head hitting on […]

Vehicle Smash on Station Road

A black car was involved in a smash on Station Road last night. Sometime in the early hours of Saturday 25 January 2020, the vehicle crashed into another parked car just ahead of the roadworks and station entrance. Police attended the scene just after 4am. As you can see the force of the impact caused […]

Accident on EK Expressway

Another accident. A bad vehicle accident has occurred on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway, just before 10am this morning, Tuesday 21 January 2020. As of 10.20am, emergency services are in attendance. The accident is heading up the Expressway towards the Whirlies, after the High Blantyre sliproad, but closer to the Whirlies Roundabout. It appears a […]

Accident at Burnbank

A serious accident has this evening closed off the road in both direction at Burnbank. (As though you’re heading to Hamilton). Police have closed off the road just after 7.30pm this evening, Sunday 5th January 2020 and other emergency services are in attendance. Local residents are stating this has been a ‘particularly bad vehicle accident’ […]

Peacock Cross Collision

A car crashed at Peacock Cross, Hamilton earlier today causing some traffic disruption. The vehicle, driven by an elderly male, crashed into traffic lights on Burnbank Road. A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: “We were called to the collision at around 9.45am outside the Academical Vaults. The traffic lights were disrupted following the incident and […]

EK Expressway Accident

There’s been an accident on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway. Vehicles have been involved in a collision sometime just after 9pm this evening, Thursday 26 September 2019 near the High Blantyre turn off. As of 9.15pm, emergency services including fire and ambulance have just arrived. Local residents report of hearing an “extremely loud bang”. We […]

Young Girl Knocked down

A young girl was struck by a car on High Blantyre Road this morning. Emergency services attended the scene following the accident around 8.15am, today Tuesday 24 September 2019. A spokesperson for Police Scotland said: “We were called at 8.13am this morning to High Blantyre Road to a collision between a vehicle and a pedestrian, […]