Chaos after Whirlies crash
A man has been arrested after a rush-hour crash on the East Kilbride Expressway caused traffic chaos yesterday.
Police say a Vauxhaul Astra smashed into the central reservation on the eastbound carriageway of the A725 near the Whirlies roundabout at 7.40am.
There were long tailbacks in the area due to a lane closure while the vehicle was recovered.
There were no injuries and the Astra was the only car involved.
Police say the driver will be reported to the procurator fiscal.
A spokesperson said:“Around 7.40am police were called to a one-car road crash on the A725 near to the Whirlies roundabout.
“Officers attended and a man was arrested and will be subject of a report to the procurator fiscal in connection with alleged road traffic offences.”