Road closed in Leyland over ongoing incident

An on-going incident on one of Leyland's busiest roads has led to it being closed, with police urging motorists to avoid the area.

Thursday, 4th April 2019, 6:31 pm
Updated Thursday, 4th April 2019, 7:39 pm
An ongoing incident has caused police to close a major road in Leyland

A police spokesman said: "We are currently dealing with an on-going incident on the A582 Farington Road at Leyland.

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"Unfortunately we have had to close the road between Croston Road roundabout and Watkin Lane roundabout.

"This is a very busy road and we advise that you avoid the area."