Traffic round-up 4.20pm

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Round-up of traffic news in Lancashire

One lane blocked on M61 in both directions between J6, A6027 (Horwich) and Bolton West Services, because of snow.

A6177 Grane Road closed between Guide and the B6235 Holcombe Road junction in Haslingden, because of snow.

A6 Garstang Road in Fulwood, Preston busy but moving outbound at the A5085 Blackpool Road traffic lights junction.

A585 Amounderness Way in Thornton busy but moving at Norcross Roundabout.

A677 Higher Eanam / Copy Nook in Blackburn busy but moving at the Higher Audley Street traffic lights junction.

The A628 westbound is closed between the junctions with the A616 and the A57, due to an incident. Road expected to re-open from 4.45pm.

On the M62 westbound between junctions J25 and J22, there are currently delays of 30 mins due to heavy traffic . Normal traffic conditions expected from 4.30pm.

Operations teams are monitoring the conditions of main roads in east Lancashire and carrying out salting as necessary during the afternoon up until midnight.

Further snow showers up to 4pm is forecasted, followed by a risk of frozen rain.