Four men have been charged following an operation to tackle human trafficking and serious organised crime in West Lothian.
Man 'Serious' After Edinburgh Crash
A pedestrian is in a serious condition in hospital after being hit by a car on a dual carriageway.
The 50-year-old man is understood to have been walking on the northbound carriageway of the A90, near Cramond in Edinburgh, at around 3:15am today when he was hit by a blue Volkswagen Touran, police said.
He was taken by ambulance to the Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh where he remains in a serious condition.
Enquiries to establish the full circumstances of the collision are ongoing and police are appealing for information.
Sergeant Roger Park, of the Police Scotland Trunk Road Patrol Group, said: "I would appeal to anyone who was in the vicinity at the time and who believes that they may have witnessed the incident or indeed have any relevant information to contact the police on 101.''
Two women have been arrested in connection with the death of another woman in South Ayrshire.
A former German prisoner of war has left nearly £400,000 to a small Scottish village for the kindness shown to him during his captivity.
A man found dead in a flat in one of Scotland's most affluent areas following a suspected murder had suffered significant injuries, police have said.
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