Digger falls off trailer at Castlecary

The digger tipped over as it was being loaded onto a trailer. Picture: Michael Gillen
The digger tipped over as it was being loaded onto a trailer. Picture: Michael Gillen

A massive digger fell off a trailer on the M80 causing traffic disruption.

The incident happened at around 2.30pm today on a verge on an extension to the hard shoulder of the motorway at the Castlecary Arches.

Police officers were in attendance and reported it was causing a “blockage” on the road and moves were being made to recover the vehicle.