Warning to Edinburgh drivers over £100 fine at temporary traffic lights

Road Policing Scotland have warned drivers who ignore temporary traffic lights.

Monday, 9th December 2019, 8:30 am
Updated Monday, 9th December 2019, 8:32 am

The warning follows numerous reports to the police about vehicles ignoring temporary traffic lights on Baltic Street in Edinburgh.

In a tweet, the police stated that temporary traffic lights are enforced by police in exactly the same way as permanent ones are.

Drivers who do not comply with the lights could face a £100 fine and risk receiving three points added to their license.

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As of today there are new temporary traffic lights at Duddingston Gardens North, Leith Walk at Anderson Place, Colinton/Fairmilehead between Oxgangs Road and Swanston Park, Inverleith at Craigleith Hill Loan and Corstorphine/Murrayfield at Carrick Knowe Parkway.

Police have warned drivers about the enforcements