UPDATE: Traffic lights still out at major Preston junction

Traffic lights at a major junction in Preston are still out this morning.

Wednesday, 11th October 2017, 8:08 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 8:09 am
Chaos at the traffic lights at the junction of Blackpool Road and Garstang Road which are currently not working

And drivers are still reporting road chaos after a set of traffic lights stopped working on a major route through Preston.

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The lights at the junction of Blackpool Road and Garstang Road have been out since before 8am yesterday morning.

Electricity North West said a fault to an underground cable has affected 33 properties and the traffic lights at the junction of Blackpool Road and the A6.

A spokesman said yesterday that engineers went to the scene and were working to connect a temporary generator to restore power.