Witnesses being asked to come forward for accident at Glengoyne Distillery

CENTRAL Scotland Police are appealing for information about a car and driver that hit a woman outside Glengoyne Distillery, Dumgoyne, near Killearn.

The incident happened on Sunday, January 6 at around 5.55pm on the A81 Blanesmithy to Blanefield Road.

A 25-year-old woman was knocked down by a car travelling northbound towards the Killearn junction. The car is thought to have been a small red hatchback and police are keen to speak to anyone who may have any information about this incident.

Sergeant Gregor McFarlane said: “We are extremely keen to trace the driver of the car and we are appealing for anyone who may have been in the area around this time to come forward.”

Anyone with information can contact Central Scotland Police on 01786 456000 or information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.