Glasgow Families Visit Blackout Crash Scene 5 Years On

The parents of two students killed by a blackout driver in Glasgow 5 years ago today have revisited the scene.

Laura Stewart, 20, and Mhairi Convy, 18, died in Hanover Street in Glasgow City Centre on this day in December 2010.

It was after William Payne passed out at the wheel of his Range Rover and knocked them down.

He failed to tell the DVLA about 6 other fainting episodes.

The families were at the scene this morning laying flowers.

They were hugging each other as pipes played in the background.


Recently Played Tracks

To listen live, choose your preferred station:


Stay tuned...

Watch heart TV

  • Now playing: The best feel good music

Heart VIP


Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Shopping Our Advertisers

Find out more about some of the companies advertising on Heart Scotland- East.

Follow Heart on Twitter