Man Dies, 18 Sustain Injuries In Rangers Fans’ Bus Crash

By Adebayo Williams

A man has died and eighteen others injured as a bus carrying Rangers fans overturned on Saturday afternoon. The fans had been on their way to watch the team play Patrick Thistle before the incident happened. The deceased has been identified as 39-year-old Ryan Baird. Police said three of the injured fans are in serious conditions.

Witnesses said the vehicle swerved near a roundabout before it landed on its side on a grass verge. Rangers Football Club have released a statement to express sadness at the ‘dreadful accident’.

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