A pensioner suffered a broken leg when she was knocked down crossing a Renfrew road.
The 74-year-old woman was hit at the junction of Paisley Road and Porterfield Road.
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A car ploughed into her shortly before noon on Tuesday as she walked across the road.
Police and ambulance crews rushed to the scene to help the stricken OAP, who was taken to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital.
The road was shut as police investigated and diversions were put in place, causing disruption for motorists in the area for several hours.
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A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “A 74-year-old woman was injured when she struck by a motor vehicle while crossing Porterfield Road at its junction with Paisley Road on Tuesday.
“Police and other emergency services were called to the scene at around 11.50am.
“The woman was taken to hospital for treatment, where she remains.
“Enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances of the incident and we would appeal to anyone who witnessed it to get in touch with police.
“If you have any dashcam footage of the incident, we would also ask that get in touch with officers.”
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Meanwhile, in a separate incident, a 49-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving.
It’s understood concern was raised that the driver was under the influence when he broke down at Castle Semple, in Lochwinnoch, at around 5.15pm on Tuesday.
A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “A 49-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of drink driving at Castle Semple, Lochwinnoch, at around 5.15pm on Tuesday.
“Officers were called after a driver broke down at the site.
“A report has been submitted to the procurator fiscal.
Anyone with information should call police on 101 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.