Scots boy hurt in electric shock on railway line
9 December 2016, 05:36
A teenager is in a serious condition in hospital after suffering an electric shock on a railway line.
The incident happened near an overhead bridge close to Whitelees Road in Lanark, South Lanarkshire, at around 8pm on Thursday.
The 14-year-old was rushed to Wishaw General Hospital for treatment.
A spokesman for the Scottish Ambulance Service said: "We received an emergency call shortly after 8pm this evening to attend to a 14-year-old who had been electrocuted.
"Two ambulances attended and the patient was taken to Wishaw General Hospital with serious injuries.''