Main road on Scottish island closed 'for a significant period' following serious crash

A busy road on one of Scotland’s Western isles has closed following a collision.

Officers have shut part of the A859, between Ardhasaig and Huisinish Junction, on the Isle of Harris.

It appears the crash happened at about 9.30am on Thursday morning and emergency services are currently on the scene.

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No injures have been reported so far.

A police spokesman said: “The road is expected to remain closed for a significant period. There are no diversions. Your patience at this time is appreciated.”

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A859, near Ardhasaig, on the Isle of Harris picture: Google Images

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