Two hurt in road smash

A 56-YEAR-OLD man and another individual have been treated in hospital after a head-on collision between two cars.

Paramedics rushed to the scene of the crash on a stretch of the A801 at Avon Gorge near Torphichen, West Lothian, after receiving an emergency call on Friday morning at 7.30am.

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It is understood the crash involved two Vauxhall Astras.The man was treated for back injuries at the scene, with a second individual treated for chest pains. Both individuals were taken to Forth Valley Royal Infirmary but their injuries are not thought to be serious.