An emergency incident has sparked rush-hour chaos on a busY motorway.

Traffic Scotland has said lanes two and three of the M8 Eastbound carriageway at Junction 27 are currently blocked due to a vehicle smash.

Police are in attendance at the scene, however, it is unclear how many cars the accident has involved or if anyone has been injured.

An eyewitness told the Glasgow Times 'traffic' in the area is 'really bad' due to the crash.

Police Scotland has been contacted for comment.

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