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M55 to see resurfacing work from Broughton to Kirkham

The M55 will see lane closures overnight Pic: Motorway Cameras Drivers who use the M55 late at night or first-thing in the morning are being warned about overnight closures. Highways England are resurfacing the entire stretch between Junction 1 (Broughton) […]

1 week ago
Preston West Distributor road scheme given the green light

Route of the Preston Western Distributor A huge new road scheme which will link the West of Preston to the M55 has been given the go-ahead. Work to the Preston West Distributor Scheme is set to […]

1 month ago
Driver tells of ‘snow and ice carnage’ on the M55 which left her BMW wrecked

The crumpled side of the BMW Pic: Shabnam Ajmal/Blog Preston Footage shows the extent of the damage to vehicles caught in the M55 ‘freak hailstorm’. Conditions on the M55 between Junction 1 and 3 caused treacherous driving conditions late on […]

2 months ago
Motorway closed for five hours after 24 vehicle pile up

The M55 was closed for five hours last night after 24 vehicles collided in the carriageway. A sudden snowstorm led to treacherous driving conditions with several motorists losing control of […]

2 months ago
Advertisement Advertisement Terrifying footage shows driver going the wrong way down M55

The car was seen going the wrong way down the motorway A driver has been filmed driving the wrong way down the M55 near Preston. The incident happened on Sunday 13 January when traffic was travelling westbound between Junction 1, Broughton, […]

4 months ago
Crashes on M6 and M55 at Junction 32 causing delays

The crashes are affecting traffic trying to leave the M6 at Junction 32 Pic: Google Two crashes on the M6 and M55 are causing delays on Wednesday evening in Preston. One lane is shut on the M6 northbound between Junction 31A and Junction 32 due […]

4 months ago
M55 delays after crash blocks motorway westbound

The junction 3 crash near Kirkham turn off Pic: LancsRoadPolice Motorists on the M55 were caught up in delays after a crash near Junction 3. The Kirkham turn was slow due to a crash involving a number of cars on […]

4 months ago
M55 crash involved two cars and left Jaguar driver dead

A man has died after a two-car crash on the M55 during Friday afternoon. Two children, both passengers in one of the vehicles, are received treatment in hospital for injuries […]

6 months ago
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