Menu

M55 traffic begins to ease after crash involving up to 10 vehicles between Kirkham and Broughton

Posted on - 30th November, 2020 - 11:31am | Author - | Posted in - Broughton, Fulwood, Fylde News, Kirkham, Lancashire Police, Preston News, Transport
Traffic on M55. Pic: Christopher August
Traffic on M55. Pic: Christopher August

The M55 was blocked due to a multiple vehicle crash.

Traffic has been held within the M55 eastbound junction one, Garstang to Broughton interchange.

It is thought that the crash was caused by a large spillage in the carriageway.

Read more: Preston taxi drivers fear for their lives after series of attacks

Traffic is starting to be released through the incident which took place shortly before 9am on Monday (30 November).

Traffic between junction three and junction one will be diverted off at junction one.

All other traffic heading eastbound will be diverted at junction three.

Read more: Police warning as Walton-le-Dale BMWs targeted by thieves

A spokesperson from Lancashire police said: “We’ve only got basic details at the moment – looks to have happened around 9am and involved multiple vehicles.

“No report on any injuries at the moment.”

See the latest traffic and travel information near you

Read moreSee the latest Preston news and headlines

Share
Preston in pictures Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024Preston's Caribbean Carnival 2024 View more
Advertisement
Subscribe to the newsletter

Sign up below to receive Blog Preston's email newsletter. It wings its way into inboxes every Sunday and Wednesday rounding up our top stories and more.

Advertisement
News by location

Find news by location, select an area of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

The Preston Guide

Discover local businesses and services near you.

Advertisement
Categories

Find news by category, select an category of your choice to be kept up to date with the latest goings on.

Blog Preston email updates

Receive our digest of the biggest and best stories every Sunday to your email inbox

We respect your privacy and you can unsubscribe at any time from our emails