Man dies in car crash in Paisley after emergency services called to scene

A man has died in a car crash in Paisley on Wednesday morning. Emergency services rushed to the scene around 6.15am after reports of a collision on Old Sneddon Street.

The area was taped off by police as numerous emergency vehicles attended the incident following reports of a crash involving one car. The 59-year-old driver was taken by ambulance to the Royal Alexandra Hospital.

Sadly he could not be saved and was pronounced dead a short time later. Enquiries into the incident are ongoing.

The road has now reopened to traffic.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 6.15am on Wednesday, 28 December, police were called to a report of a road crash involving one car on Old Sneddon Street, Paisley.

“The 59-year-old driver was taken by Ambulance to the Royal Alexandra Hospital where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

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“Enquiries are ongoing into the cause of the crash.”

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Daily Record – Paisley