Driver critical after suffering ‘life-changing’ injuries in horror smash

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.
Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

A man has suffered ‘life-changing injuries’ in a horror smash which saw his car left on its roof in a field.

Police are appealing for information after the driver was seriously injured in a road accident yesterday.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Officers were called to Lizard Lane, Whitburn, near to the junction with Kitchener Road, at 1.53pm yesterday, where a silver Ford Focus had left the road.

The 31-year-old driver, who was the only occupant of the vehicle, was taken to hospital by paramedics.

Police said he suffered from ‘serious, life-changing’ injuries.

He is said to be in a critical, but stable condition.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police are appealing for any witnesses, or anyone with any information about the incident, to get in touch on 101, quoting reference 602 02/04/16.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.

Police officers at the scene of the crash on Lizard Lane, Whitburn.