Careless driving charge follows Bute road accident

A 47-year-old man was charged with careless driving after a road traffic accident at Ettrickdale, near Port Bannatyne, on Saturday, October 18, 2014.
A 47-year-old man was charged with careless driving after a road traffic accident at Ettrickdale, near Port Bannatyne, on Saturday, October 18, 2014.

A 47-year-old man has been charged with careless driving after a road accident at Ettrickdale, north of Port Bannatyne.

Extensive damage was caused to a wall at the site of the accident, which happened shortly before 11am on Sunday, though no-one was injured as a result.

Elsewhere, police in Rothesay are appealing for witnesses after a black Mercedes parked in Argyle Terrace in Rothesay was vandalised between 5pm on Saturday and 11am on Sunday.

The vehicle’s paintwork was scratched along the front bumper and down both nearside doors. Anyone with information is advised to dial 101 for Police Scotland and to ask for Rothesay police office.