Unexploded Device Found Near Glasgow Train Station

25 October 2017, 14:29

Bomb disposal unit

A railway station has been shut as a precaution after an "unexploded device" was found on a nearby canal path.

Officers discovered the object on the path near Cleveden Road, Glasgow at around 11.25am on Wednesday.

A bomb disposal team has been called out as investigations continue to establish whether or not the device is viable.

Police said Kelvindale Railway Station has been closed as a precaution, however the railway line remains open.

A ScotRail Alliance spokesman said: "Due to a police incident, trains are currently unable to call at Kelvindale.

"Customers can keep up-to-date with the latest travel information on our website, our app, or Twitter feed."

Network Rail said it was a police matter.