A MAN is in hospital with life-threatening injuries following a crash involving an HGV and an e-scooter in Glasgow. 

Emergency services responded to the scene on Paisley Road West between the junctions of Corkerhill Road and Dunellan Street after the alarm was raised at around 11am on Friday. 

The e-scooter rider was rushed to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital by ambulance for treatment. 

Medical staff have described his injuries as life-threatening. 

The road was closed for around four hours as police carried out enquiries. 

Sergeant Jack Swindells said: “This collision occurred on a busy road in the middle of the day, and we are appealing to anyone who witnessed what happened to please come forward.

“If you have any relevant dashcam footage or private CCTV that could assist our investigation or saw an e-scooter in the area prior to the crash, please contact us.”

Information can be passed on by contacting police via 101, quoting incident number 1014 of July 5, 2024.