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M55 delays after crash blocks motorway westbound

Posted on - 13th January, 2019 - 7:47pm | Author - | Posted in - Broughton, Preston News, Roads, Transport
The junction 3 crash near Kirkham turn off Pic: LancsRoadPolice
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.

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The Kirkham turn was slow due to a crash involving a number of cars on the westbound carriageway.

Lancashire Police attended the crash shortly before 7pm.

They said no one was seriously hurt in the crash although ‘debris and vehicles across the carriageway for a considerable distance.”

All lanes reopened around 8.30pm on Sunday (13 January) and delays are expected to clear by 9pm.

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