Motorway accident: Section of M876 closed after vehicle overturns near Larbert

One person is critical in hospital following the crash.
One person is critical in hospital following the crash.

Drivers face traffic chaos tonight following an accident on the M876.

The motorway has been closed northbound between junctions 1 and 2 since mid-afternoon after a vehicle, which is thought to be a Land Rover, overturned.

It is not yet known if there were any injuries, however, emergency services remain at the scene.

A Police Scotland spokeswoman said: “Police were called to an accident just north of Junction 1 at around 2.55pm following a report that a vehicle had overturned near Larbert.

“The emergency services are still in attendance and the road is closed.”