Motorists warned over abandoned mattress on M8

Commuters travelling on the M8 have been advised to take care due to an abandoned mattress on the busy motorway.

Traffic building on M8. Picture: Traffic Scotland
Traffic building on M8. Picture: Traffic Scotland

Traffic Scotland took to Twitter at around 6.40am to inform drivers of the object, which is reported to be on the carriageway at Junction 15 Eastbound.

It’s understood work is under way to clear the obstruction.

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Motorists are being advised to approach with caution and to take care on the approach.

Meanwhile, drivers in the Capital are facing tricky conditions on the A720 City Bypass due to fog.