A PENSIONER who was struck by a quad bike in Knightswood at the weekend has been named as Margaret Meldrum.

The Post previously reported that the 75-year-old was walking along the pavement on Millbrix Avenue, where she lived, when a red Honda quad bike mounted the kerb and hit her.

The incident took place around 3.10pm on Saturday, July 13.

Police Scotland confirmed that a 23-year-old man has been arrested in connection with the incident and has been released pending further enquiries.

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Sergeant Nikki Taylor, Glasgow Road Policing Unit, said: “We are appealing for anyone who may have been in the Knightswood area yesterday afternoon and saw a quad bike being driven so we can establish exactly what happened here.

"We know there was a white van in the street at the time of the incident and we would appeal to the driver to get in touch as they may have vital information.

“You may also have dash-cam or home CCTV that can help us, please look back. We urge you to get in touch.”

Anyone with any information should contact police via 101, quoting incident number 2717 of Saturday 13 July 2019.

Alternatively you can contact CRIMESTOPPERS on 0800 555 111 where information can be given in confidence.