Ten ambulances were sent to the scene of a major traffic collision in Carluke, Scotland, after a young woman and three children were struck by a car.
The collision occurred on Wednesday afternoon, just after 3pm in Carluke, South Lanarkshire, just 20 miles southeast of Glasgow.
Roads in the area remain closed as investigations into the incident are carried out.
Inspector William Broatch from Motherwell Road Policing Unit said of the incident: ‘Around 3.10pm, police were called to James Street in Carluke, at the junction with Kirkton Street, following a report of a road crash involving a car and four pedestrians — a woman and three children.
‘The pedestrians are all being conveyed to hospital for treatment.
‘Emergency services remain at the scene and local diversions are in place.’
A Scottish Ambulance Service stated: ‘We received a call at 15:07hrs to attend an incident on Kirkton Street, Carluke and dispatched 10 resources to the scene.
‘One female in her twenties and three children have been transported to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, Glasgow.’Internet Explorer Channel Network