Road now open

Police in the Western Isles are advising that the A858 in Carloway has reopened following a one vehicle road traffic collision earlier this afternoon.

The one vehicle collision happened shortly after 13:55 hours today (15 July 2013). As a result of the collision one male was taken onwards to the Western Isles Hospital for treatment for his injuries, which are not believed to be life threatening.

Police are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision, which involved a black Ford Focus, to contact them on 101.