• Text size      
  • Send this article to a friend
  • Print this article

Man dies in hospital after being struck with a car

A pedestrian who suffered serious head injuries after being hit by a car has died in hospital.

Robert Wotherspoon, 54, was struck by a Peugeot 107 at Balmoral Street in Glasgow on Sunday afternoon.

Mr Wotherspoon, from the Partick area, was taken by ambulance to the city's Southern General Hospital, where he died yesterday morning.

Police Scotland said his relatives are aware and that a report will be sent to the procurator fiscal.

The collision happened at around 1.10pm near the Dumbarton Road junction.

Constable John O'Hara, of the road policing department, has re-appealed for any witnesses to the incident to get in touch.

Contextual targeting label: 
Transport Tragedy

Commenting & Moderation

We moderate all comments on HeraldScotland on either a pre-moderated or post-moderated basis.
If you're a relatively new user then your comments will be reviewed before publication and if we know you well and trust you then your comments will be subject to moderation only if other users or the moderators believe you've broken the rules

Moderation is undertaken full-time 9am-6pm on weekdays, and on a part-time basis outwith those hours. Please be patient if your posts are not approved instantly.