Tag: m74

M74 Incident

Avoid the M74 Motorway at Raith if you can. All 4 lanes are now blocked southbound following a serious accident just after 5.15pm this afternoon. This is coming from Glasgow as though heading to Carlisle. Location: M74 J5 (Raith) – J6 (Hamilton). We hope everybody involved is ok.

M74 Southbound Delays

There’s a lorry on fire at M74 South bound at Uddingston. The motorway has been queued back since around 3.30pm. M74(S) J4-5 is now closed due to this vehicle fire. Use an alternative route if possible and expect longer than usual journey times. There are long queues already. Please avoid if possible, especially before rush […]

Topgolf Complex Going Ahead

Good news for Golf fans, as the multi million pound ‘Topgolf’ complex presses ahead towards a 2022 opening date. The massive sports facility being built just off the M74 at Rutherglen will employ 300 people in full and part time jobs when up and running, and is part of the local Clyde Gateway regeneration programme. […]

M74 Fatality

A 32-year-old man has died following a road crash on the M74 on Saturday, 29 January, 2022. Around 7.50am, police received a report of a two-vehicle road crash involving a lorry and a car on the M74 near junction 10 and 11. A lorry was travelling northbound when it crashed through the central reservation barrier […]

M74 Bridge Refurbishment

Drivers beware! Essential bridge refurbishment works will take place on the #M74 at Junction 6 From 30th July until 8th October. There will be continuous 24/7 traffic management on the southbound carriageway in three phases. This scheme will benefit around 65,000 vehicles using this route each day, by improving the condition of the structure and reducing the need for more […]

Fatal Road Crash, Bothwell

Police Scotland is appealing for witnesses following a fatal road crash on the M74 southbound at Bothwell Services on Monday, 21 December, 2020. Around 6.35pm police were called to a road traffic collision involving a pedestrian and a number of vehicles. Emergency services attended and a 24-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene It […]

M74 Sliproad Closure

The Sliproad on to the northbound M74 (as if heading to Glasgow) will be closed overnight tomorrow, Friday 30th August 2019. The sliproad will be completely closed between 8pm on Friday evening through to 6am on Saturday 31st August 2019 for essential surfacing repairs. Diversions will be in place.