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BMW Windscreen Damaged By Man Hanging Van On M9
A BMW has been damaged after a man struck the windscreen while hanging out of the window of a van on a busy stretch of road.
The incident happened at about 10am on Tuesday on the M9 near junction four and Linlithgow Loch, heading towards Edinburgh.
A male passenger in a white van hung out the window and struck the windscreen of a white BMW 1 Series, police said.
Sergeant Andrew McGhee added: "We're appealing for anyone who might have witnessed this incident to please contact us.
"The M9 is a busy stretch of road and we're sure someone would have seen this.''
Anyone with information can contact police on 101 or anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.
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