City Bypass lane 1 reopens following accident at Straiton

The City Bypass was partially blocked with one lane closed following a road traffic accident at Straiton.

The off slip was partially blocked due to the accident. Picture: @TrafficScotland

The incident took place just before 2:40 heading eastbound at the Straiton off slip.

The off slip was partially blocked due to the incident prompting TRISS and emergency services to rush towards the scene.

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Two vehicles were involved in the crash with police being called at 14:45.

It is believed a car crashed into a van that had already broken down.

Lane 1 on the bypass was temporarily closed but has now reopened.