Woman And Child In Stable Condition After Being Struck By Car In Glasgow

12 September 2017, 15:29 | Updated: 12 September 2017, 15:30

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A woman and a five-year-old boy were struck by a car as they crossed the road in the west end of Glasgow.

The collision, which involved a Volkswagen Touareg, happened at 4.50pm on Monday afternoon outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum in Argyle Street.

Both pedestrians were taken to hospital where they are in a stable condition.

A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: "A 46 year-old woman and a five year-old boy were crossing Argyle Street, outside Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum, when they were struck by a Volkswagen Touareg being driven by a 30-year-old woman.

"The 46-year-old woman was taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital and the five-year-old boy was taken to the Royal Children's Hospital in Glasgow.

"Hospital staff describe the condition of both as stable."

Officers from Police Scotland are continuing their enquiries and have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101.