Three cars involved in rush hour M55 crash

Poor weather conditions are causing mayhem on the motorway this morning.

By The Newsroom
Wednesday, 2nd March 2016, 7:24 am
Updated Wednesday, 2nd March 2016, 8:26 am
Police say the crash was reported at 7.50am
Police say the crash was reported at 7.50am

Motorists have reported at least one crash involving three cars eastbound on the M55, close to the junction for Kirkham, police said.

A spokesman for the force said one, believed to be a Ford Focus, hit a central reservation at around 7.50am.

Two others were reported to have left the road and be in a roadside ditch, he added.

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An ambulance has been called to the scene.

The accident came as wind, rain, and hail battered the Fylde coast.