Motorway closed as car flips

The M55 has been closed after a car flipped onto its roof

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 17th January 2017, 6:25 am
Updated Tuesday, 17th January 2017, 7:51 am
Delays ahead
Delays ahead

The incident happened at around 5.20pm today.

The eastbound carriageway has been closed between Blackpool and Kirkham with police warning of delays on the motorway and surrounding roads.

The car is understood to have blocked the two outside lanes of the road.

The female driver is understood to have escaped without serious injury.