Man (78) suffers life-threatening injuries after three-vehicle crash

A pensioner has suffered life-threatening injuries following a crash.

The 78-year-old man, who was driving a black Vauxhall Viva, was taken to the Queen Elizabeth Hospital in Glasgow for treatment after the incident, which took place on the A91 between Dollar and Pool of Muckhart shortly before 6.15pm yesterday.

The collision also involved a silver Volkswagen Passat and a white Audi A6.

A 56-year-old man who was driving the Audi was taken to Forth Valley Royal Hospital in Larbert. His injuries are serious but not life-threatening.

The driver of the Volkswagen, a 48-year-old man, was uninjured.

The road reopened around 1.45am today.

Inspector Andrew Thomson ,of the Road Policing Unit, said: “We are carrying out enquiries to establish the full circumstances which led to this collision and would urge anyone with information to come forward.

“In particular we would like to speak to anyone who saw any of the vehicles involved before the crash.

“Any information can be passed to police by calling 101, quoting incident 2991 of March 2.”