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Scotland Bus Crash: One Dead And 11 Injured In Collision In Ardrossan, North Ayrshire

21/03/2016 17:02 GMT | Updated 21/03/2016 19:59 GMT

One person has died and 11 people have been injured after a bus collided with a 4x4 vehicle just north of Ardrossan, North Ayrshire, Police Scotland said.

Two are critically injured, the BBC reports.

Two air ambulances attended the scene.

A Police Scotland spokesman said: "We responded to several reports of a serious road traffic collision at 14.10 on the A78 at Rowan Tree in Ardrossan.

"It involved two vehicles, a double decker bus and a truck. Emergency services are in attendance and diversions are in place."

The incident happened on the A78 in Ardrossan at about 2.10pm.

The Scottish Ambulance Service has called the crash a 'major incident'.