A pensioner died after sustaining a serious head injury when she was knocked down by a van in a busy street.
The 85-year-old woman was struck by the Ford Connect van in Glasgow’s Paisley Road West at around 10.10am on Monday.
She was taken to Southern General Hospital suffering from a serious head injury where she died a few hours later.
Strathclyde Police said the incident occurred as the woman crossed the street east of Bankfoot Road. Officers also confirmed her relatives are aware and a report on the incident will be submitted to the procurator fiscal.
Sergeant Kenneth Robertson at the Road Policing Unit is appealing for witnesses. He said: "I would appeal to anyone who was in the area shortly after 10am this morning and saw the incident to come forward."
Anyone with information is asked to contact the road policing unit at Helen Street on 0141 532 6400.
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