Long delays on Edinburgh City Bypass as lorry breaks down

A broken down lorry has causied delays on the Capital's A720 bypass.

Wednesday, 14th August 2019, 3:30 pm
The broken down HGV is just after the Baberton junction. Picture: Traffic Scotland

The HGV was blocking lane one, west bound, just after the Baberton junction.

Traffic Scotland reported the incident shortly after 2pm.

The vehicle was removed at around 3.20pm.

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Edinburgh Travel News posted on Twitter that there were long delays from as far as Burdiehouse.

At 3.30pm, delays were still in place - as long as 50 minutes - with traffic back to Gilmerton.