Forth Road Bridge to be closed until New Year because of structural faults – Transport minister reports

#AceNewsReport – Dec.04: The Forth Road Bridge is to be closed until the New Year because of structural faults, Transport minister Derek Mackay has said.

The bridge has been closed since midnight with initial guidance saying it would be shut for at least 24 hours.

The minister has now said it would need at least three weeks to repair the bridge and safety was “paramount“.

Early on Friday morning, 11 mile tailbacks were reported approaching the Kincardine Bridge.

Forth Road Bridge to be closed until New Year_87029693_pabridge.jpgThe Forth Road Bridge is to be closed until the New Year because of structural faults, Transport minister Derek Mackay has said.

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