Crash involving 20 vehicles causes chaos on M8 at Erskine Bridge

Twenty vehicles have been involved in a crash on the M8 near Glasgow.

Thursday, 1st November 2018, 11:09 am
Updated Thursday, 1st November 2018, 11:13 am
The collision on the M8 this morning. Pic: Inverclyde Road Watch
The collision on the M8 this morning. Pic: Inverclyde Road Watch

Huge delays were caused following the crash at junction 30 Erskine Bridge, which happened at about 7.55am his morning.

Five vehicles were initially involved before another 15 were caught up in the collision.

A police spokeswoman said there have been "no reports of any serious injuries," adding: "It's been causing major issues with tailbacks this morning."

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The crash on the M8. Pic: Inverclyde Road Watch

The road was closed for investigations to be carried out and for vehicles to be recovered.

Within the last 15 minutes, Traffic Scotland tweeted that the road has re-opened.