Two teens taken to hospital after A7 crash

Two 17-year-old men were rushed to hospital on Monday night following a crash on the A7 near Ashkirk.

Tuesday, 5th January 2021, 9:29 am
The crash happened on Monday evening on the A7 near Ashkirk.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident, which took place at around 7.40pm on the A7, north of the Synton junction, near Ashkirk, involving a blue Volkswagen Polo.

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The driver and passenger of the car, both 17-year-old men, remain in hospital with serious injuries.

Sergeant Mark Banner, from Police Scotland’s Road Policing Unit, said: “We are appealing for anyone who was in the area around the time of the crash to please come forward, whether you saw anything or may have potential dashcam footage which could assist our investigation.

“Anyone with information should contact police on 101, quoting incident 2969 of January 4.”