Glasgow & West Scotland

A82 closed after lorry crashes near Bridge of Orchy

Police have warned that a long stretch of the A82 could be closed for sometime after a lorry crashed.

The accident near Bridge of Orchy in Argyll happened at about 12:21.

Diversions have been put in place and police said the detours involved an hour-long journey of about 87km (54 miles).

The northbound, the diversion starts at the A82/A85 junction and goes via Dalmally, Lochawe and Taynuilt to Connel.

Southbound the diversion begins at Ballachulish.