A City Deal worth around £1 billion which will see thousands of jobs created in and around Edinburgh has been signed in the capital today.
Young Girls Hit By Car In Glasgow
A 12-year-old girl has been seriously injured after being knocked down in Glasgow.
Police said the 12-year-old and a 13-year-old girl were hit by a vehicle on Great Western Road at Kelvinbridge.
Both casualties were taken to the city's Queen Elizabeth University Hospital for treatment.
A Police Scotland spokesman said: "The 12-year-old girl has serious injuries and the 13-year-old girl is in a stable condition.''
Investigations into the incident, which happened shortly before 5pm on Wednesday, continue.
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Fresh failings have been raised at a criticised police control room over the handling of reports of concern for a vulnerable man who was later found dead.
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