Man charged after Forth Road Bridge closure

The Forth Road Bridge was closed after a lorry overturned. Picture: Traffic Scotland

The Forth Road Bridge was closed after a lorry overturned. Picture: Traffic Scotland

A man has been charged with dangerous driving after a lorry overturned on the Forth Road Bridge yesterday afternoon.

As a result of this incident, the bridge was closed in both directions for around three and a half hours until the vehicle was safely recovered.

The 56-year-old is scheduled to appear at Dunfermline Sheriff Court today.