A 56-year-old man has been charged with dangerous driving after a lorry overturned on the Forth Road Bridge.
The incident happened around 2.50pm on Tuesday 14th March.
The bridge was closed for three and a half hours as recovery workers battled 60mph winds to recover the lorry and was reopened to all vehicles at 6.19pm.
Warning signs were in place prohibiting high-sided vehicles from crossing the bridge due to high winds.
A police spokesperson said: “A man has been charged with dangerous driving after a lorry overturned on the Forth Road Bridge on Tuesday 14th March.
“As a result of this incident, the bridge was closed in both directions for around three and a half hours until the vehicle was safely recovered.
“The 56-year-old is scheduled to appear at Dunfermline Sheriff Court on Wednesday 15th March.”
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