Haddington incident: Driver reported for traffic offences as bus comes off road in East Lothian

A driver has been reported for traffic offences after an East Coast bus came off the road outside of Haddington.

Wednesday, 16th June 2021, 8:15 am

The bus, a 104, was leaving the town and heading towards Gladsmuir when it left the road on the A199.

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The police have closed the road as the bus is moved. There are no reports of injuries.

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A Police Scotland spokesperson said: “Around 10.50am on Tuesday, 15 June, 2021, police received report of a one-vehicle crash on the A199 near Haddington, in which a bus has left the road.

"No-one is injured and the road is closed to allow for recovery of the bus.

"The 49-year-old female driver will be reported to the Procurator Fiscal for a road traffic offence.”

Spokesperson for East Coast Buses said: “We can confirm that one of our vehicles was involved in an accident and we are assisting Police Scotland with their enquiries.”

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