Deer spotted on M6 at junction 31a

A deer was spotted on the M6 northbound near junction 31a last night.

Saturday, 12th May 2018, 12:06 pm
Updated Saturday, 12th May 2018, 12:36 pm
Lancashire Roads Policing team took this photo of the deer on the hard shoulder.

Lancashire Roads Policing team took this photo of it on the hard shoulder.

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In a Tweet officers urged motorists to stay alert while driving. It said: "Stay alert and watch your speed because you never know what you might meet."

North West Motorway Police also issued a Tweet stating: "M6 Junction 31 Northbound - Report of a deer on the hard shoulder."