Delays expected as M74 section closed for bridge demolition
A busy section of the M74 motorway has been closed as part of the £500m ongoing project to improve the road network.
Traffic between Scotland and England faces major disruption over the weekend.
North and southbound carriageways between J4 Maryville and J5 Raith were shut at 20:00 on Friday and were due to reopen at 06:00 on Monday.
It is for the safe demolition of Bothwellpark Road Bridge near Hamilton.
The weekend closure means there is no access from the M73 to the M74 southbound at J4 Maryville or to the M74 northbound at J5 Raith.
Signed diversion routes will be in place via the A725,... read more
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