Lane closure causes lengthy delays on Forth Road Bridge

Commuters on the Forth Road Bridge faced lengthy delays following an accident heading southbound.

Wednesday, 7th June 2017, 8:11 am
Updated Wednesday, 7th June 2017, 8:18 am
There have been significant delays on the bridge this morning. Picture; Scott Louden.
There have been significant delays on the bridge this morning. Picture; Scott Louden.

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An accident closed one lane heading southbound with recovery taking just over half an hour.

It is understood that all lanes on the bridge have reopened.

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Traffic remains heavy following the incident with traffic moving slowly from Halbeath.

Drivers have been urged to plan ahead.