M8 motorway reopens after fire engulfs lorry near Harthill services
The westbound lanes of the M8 near Harthill services have reopened after being closed due to a lorry fire.
The cab of the vehicle was engulfed in flames and smoke billowing across the carriageway affected visibility.
Police were called about 09:40 and the motorway was shut between Jn 4a Heartlands and Jn 5 Shotts towards Glasgow with diversions in place.
Drivers heading east were also warned to take care because of the smoke.
A spokesman for Police Scotland said the lorry's driver was safe and well. He added that officers from the force were in attendance along with the fire service.