Fatal Road Crash - Anniesland, Glasgow

Published 16 May 2019

Road Policing Officers are appealing for any information after a 72 year-old man died in Anniesland, Glasgow on Wednesday 15 May 2019. 

Around 1.25pm on Wednesday afternoon, the 72 year-old man was outside his Honda Accord car in Strathcona Gardens, Anniesland, when he reached into his car and started the vehicle.  The vehicle started moving causing the man to fall onto the pathway. 

Police and ambulance attended and the injured man was taken by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital but later died.

Sergeant Craig Beaver from the Road Policing Department at Helen Street is appealing for information.  He said: “A number of people came to assist the injured man during this incident, however some of them had left on police arrival and I would ask any witnesses who have not yet spoken to officers to please contact us.

“I would ask anyone with information that may assist our ongoing enquiries to contact the Road Policing Department at Helen Street through 101 quoting reference number 1961 of 15th May 2019.”



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