Serious road crash - Dalrymple Street, Greenock

Published 02 November 2017

Officers from the Divisional Road Policing Unit at Greenock are continuing enquiries and appealing for witnesses after a serious road crash in Greenock on Wednesday 1 November 2017.


Around 1145 hours on Wednesday morning, a 41 year-old man, a wheelchair user, was seriously injured after he was stuck by an articulated lorry as he crossed Darymple Street, Greenock, near to the Inverclyde Centre.


Emergency services attended, and he was taken by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital where he is receiving treatment for his injuries.  Hospital staff describe his condition as serious.


The 52 year-old driver of the lorry, although shaken was uninjured.


Road closures were put in place to allow officers to carry out their enquiries, and the road was later re-opened.


Sergeant Kenneth Malaney from the Divisional Road Policing Unit is appealing for any witnesses to the crash, or anyone with information that may assist his investigation to contact his office at Greenock Police Office through 101 quoting reference number 1501 of 1 November 2017.

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