A West Lothian road has been closed to recover a body from a river.

The B7015 that runs between Wilkieston to Fauldhouse, via Livingston, is closed in both directions whilst the woman’s body is taken from the River Almond.

Police Scotland revealed that the body was discovered at 8.40 am this morning.

The road is likely to be closed for some time and motorists are asked to avoid the area.

For updates on the road reopening check Police Scotland's social media.

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