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Section of northbound M9 closed in West Lothian

The northbound lane of the M9 has been closed near Linlithgow in West Lothian, police said.

The emergency services were called to the scene at 08:20 after the accident involving a livestock trailer and a car.

Lothian and Borders Police said neither driver was injured.

It is understood a lamb died inside the trailer, which was carrying lambs, sheep and two cows. None of the animals broke loose.

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