Category: Accidents

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, […]

A725 Vehicle Accident

There’s been a vehicle accident on the A725 East Kilbride Expressway between Blantyre and Raith, today Sunday 22 September 2019. It would appear 2 cars are involved. Emergency services were attending at 1.30pm. We’re hearing reports that the traffic is queued. Best avoid meantime. We hope everybody involved is ok.

Main Street Accident

Main Street in High Blantyre was closed off for a short time yesterday, Wednesday 4th September 2019 whilst emergency services responded to a road accident. Nearby businesses commented that a person was injured shortly after 3pm prompting an emergency response. We do hope the person involved was not seriously hurt and makes a speedy recovery.

A725 Expressway Accident

Please take care on the westbound A725 East Kilbride Expressway (heading up to EK) Opposite the High Blantyre slip, around 8pm this evening, Sunday 11 August 2019, a burgundy car came off the road and is amongst the trees. The location has a dip in the Expressway which is very badly flooded, perhaps contributing to […]

Accident EK Expressway

Coming from Raith There’s an accident on the EK Expressway A725, coming from Raith currently causing rushhour tailbacks. Sometime around 4.35pm this afternoon, Wednesday 10 July 2019, a blue vehicle on the fast lane was involved in a collision with the front being damaged considerably. Occupants are out and appear ok, but emergency services had […]

Vehicle Accident, High Blantyre

Roads Please take care on approach to the Auchinraith Roundabout at High Blantyre. There’s been a vehicle accident this afternoon, Saturday 6th July 2019. Road is still passable, but accident is right on the bend. Emergency services were attending just after 4pm. We hope everybody involved is ok. Photo Courtesy: Jim Donnelly