Lorry overturns on roundabout

Published: 31 Oct 2011 11:05

TRAFFIC through Port Glasgow was thrown into disruption on Saturday when an articulated lorry overturned on the rounadabout on the A8 at Kingston Dock.

CRASH: Police at the scene.

The driver escaped uninjured after his eastbound vehicle tipped over in wet, breezy conditions.

It happened at the A8 roundabout next to the Kingston Dock houses near Tesco at 2.20pm.

The police, fire brigade and recovery vehicles were at the scene.

The eastbound side of the road was closed for several hours while the lorry was removed. Traffic was diverted through Port Glasgow, and tailbacks built up.

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