M80 motorway reopens in both directions as man taken to hospital

Police vehicles blocking the M80
-Credit: (Image: Steve Stockwell)

A Scots motorway has reopened after being closed in both directions during rush hour tonight due a police incident.

The M80 was shut down at Denny between Junctions eight and nine. Drivers were urged to avoid the area due to the incident.

Police Scotland has now confirmed that the motorway has reopened and that a man was taken to hospital.

Police Scotland Forth Valley posted on X: "The M80 has reopened in both directions between junctions 8 and 9. A man was taken to hospital. We'd like to thank motorists for their patience."

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