TWO men were taken to hospital after a disturbance in the car park of a pub in Rutherglen.

The victims, 51 and 27, were rushed to Hairmyres Hospital following the serious assault on East Kilbride Road on Sunday night. 

Police are treating the attack on one of the men as attempted murder and have appealed for witnesses. 

This morning, forensic officers were at the scene gathering evidence. 

Enquiries, however, are at an early stage and any witnesses, or anyone with information that may assist the investigation should contact Cambuslang Police Office through 101 quoting reference number 4250 of Sunday 8 December 2019. 

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted on 0800 555 1111, where anonymity can be maintained.