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Monday, December 18, 2017

HGV driver jailed after fully-laden vehicle ploughed into cars on M6

A lorry driver has been jailed after he accelerated into stationary traffic on a busy motorway after apparently falling asleep at the wheel.

Fife road closed after lorry strikes rail bridge

Police responded following a report that a lorry had collided with a railway bridge in Dunfermline.

Pedestrian dies after being hit by lorry on motorway

A pedestrian has died after being hit by a lorry on the M80 near Stirling.

Police appealing for witnesses after serious crash in Lanarkshire

Police are continuing enquiries and are appealing for witnesses after a serious road crash on A80 in North Lanarkshire.

Appeal after car set alight and mobility scooter stolen

Police are appealing for information after a car was stolen and set alight in West Lothian.

Glasgow Christmas Day and News Year’s Day Buses cancelled

First Group have announced that there will be no buses on Christmas Day and New Years Day in Greater Glasgow except an express service to the airport.

“Disgraceful” picture shows baby in arms of woman in moving car

A shocked car passenger has released an image of a woman sitting in the front seat of a moving car with a baby on her lap.

Teenager gets driving licence with “My dad’s house” on address

A teenager has received a driving licence which gives her official address as “My dad’s house”.

A90 closed this weekend to allow demolition of Burnshot bridge

Motorists using the A90 are being advised to allow extra time for their journeys this weekend while Burnshot Bridge is being demolished.

20mph school video competition to be launched as part of road safety week

Youngsters will have the chance to hone their film-making skills while promoting road safety thanks to a new competition for Edinburgh primary schools.

Pensioner almost flips car after head-on crash with driving instructor

A driving instructors dash cam captured the moment his car was hit head-on by an 84-year-old motorist.

HGV hits car and sends it spinning across four lanes of motorway

A HGV sideswipes a car and sends it spinning across four lanes of a motorway in a dramatic video captured by another lorry driver.