A MAN is in a serious condition in hospital after falling from a bridge in East Kilbride. 

The 20-year-old was taken to Hairmyres Hospital in the South Lanarkshire town following the incident in the early hours of the morning.

The incident happened at Kingsway.

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A force spokesman said: "Around 12.05am on Monday, July 22, officers were called to a report of a man having fallen from a bridge on the road at Kingsway, East Kilbride.

"Emergency services attended and the 20-year-old injured man was taken to Hairmyres Hospital where he is being treated for his injuries.

"Hospital staff describe his condition as serious."