Man arrested over ATM explosion in Clydebank

13 January 2018, 11:20

Explosion Clydebank

A man has been arrested following an explosion at an cash machine, police say.

The incident happened on Thursday night outside a row of shops on Glasgow Road, Clydebank.

A 51-year-old man was found at the scene and taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital where medical staff describe his condition as critical.

Police say a 48-year-old man has been arrested and is being held in police custody in connection with the incident, which happened at an ATM outside Premier Stores.

A spokesman for Police Scotland said: "A 48 year old man has been arrested and is presently detained in police custody in connection with the incident.

"A report will be submitted to the procurator fiscal."