A number of road closures are in place following a serious collision at Clarkston Toll.

Emergency services rushed to the scene after the incident took place at around 5.20pm.

Police have urged people to avoid the area and use an alternative route.

Among the roads shut off are Clarkston Road southbound with a diversion onto Stamperland Gardens, as well as Busby Road northbound with a diversion onto Mearns Road.

Benview Road is also shut from Stewart Drive and Eastwoodmains Road is closed from Golf Road.