Edinburgh traffic: Drivers facing delays due to flooding on M8 in West Lothian

Drivers are facing delays on the M8 in West Lothian this evening due to flooding on the road.

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Thursday, 27th August 2020, 7:00 pm

Traffic Scotland's official Twitter account said flooding has been reported between junctions two and three - Ratho to Dechmont - on the motorway.

It says westbound traffic is queuing to get through and that eastbound traffic is heavy in the area.

The roads authority advised motorists to drive safely to the road conditions.

Edinburgh Travel News, a Twitter account run by members of Edinburgh City Council’s roads team, also warned of flooding this evening on the B7030 Cliftonhall Road between Newbridge and Wilkieston.

Traffic is building up on the M8. Pic: Traffic Scotland
Traffic is building up on the M8. Pic: Traffic Scotland