Four-vehicle crash closes motorway lane at rush hour

Drivers are being warned of delays of around 30 minutes at rush hour.

M8 lane closed near Bathgate following four-vehicle rush hour crash Google Maps

A lane on the M8 has been closed following a four car crash.

Traffic Scotland confirmed the outside lane of junction 3a heading west was closed after four vehicles collided.

Police Scotland are said to be on the scene with drivers warned of delays of around 32 minutes.

Motorists are being urged to use alternative routes if possible.

A Traffic Scotland statement read: “The M8 junction 3A westbound is currently restricted due to a road traffic collision.

“Drivers are advised to use caution on approach.”

Police Scotland and the Scottish Ambulance Service have been contacted for comment.

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