Boy, 10, dies in incident on Glasgow building site

Police Scotland
An investigation is under way, but police say the death is not being treated as suspicious. Credit: PA

A ten-year-old boy has died following an incident at a building site in Glasgow.

Services were called to reports of a boy "seriously injured" at the site - near Glenkirk Drive, Drumchapel - shortly before 10pm on Thursday.

The boy was taken by ambulance to Glasgow's Queen Elizabeth University Hospital but died a short time later.

An investigation is under way, but police say the death is not being treated as suspicious.

A Police Scotland spokesperson said: "Around 9.55pm on Thursday police were called to a report of a boy seriously injured at a works site near Glenkirk Drive, Drumchapel, Glasgow.

"Emergency services attended, and the 10-year-old was taken by ambulance to the Queen Elizabeth University Hospital, where he died a short time later.

"Enquiries are continuing to establish the exact circumstances surrounding this incident, however the death is not being treated as suspicious."

The Health and Safety Executive has been informed of the incident.