Firefighters save man from under car

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A YOUNG man was rescued by firefighters after being trapped under a car which hit him.

The 21-year-old was struck at the junction of Edgefauld Road and Petershill Road, in Springburn, on Saturday, September 3, at around 4.20am.

Firefighters used specialist air bags to lift the car off the injured man.

He suffered leg injuries and was taken to Glasgow Royal Infirmary.

Police said a 44-year-old man had been reported to the procurator fiscal for careless driving.