Two lanes closed on M55 after crash between Preston and Kirkham

A crash on the M55 has led to a two-lane closure between Preston and Kirkham this morning (Thursday, October 1).

Thursday, 1st October 2020, 10:12 am
Updated Thursday, 1st October 2020, 11:22 am

Two cars and a van crashed at around 9.30am on the eastbound carriageway, between junctions 3 (Kirkham, A585 Fleetwood Road) and 1 (Fulwood, A6 Garstang Road).

Lanes 2 and 3 (of three) have been shut whilst emergency services, including fire crews, attend the scene.

The crash has led to heavy, queuing traffic on the approach to Preston.

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Lancashire Police said it is a "damage only" collision and no injuries have been reported.

Highways said recovery teams are on their way and it expects the incident to be clear by 11am.

North West Ambulance Service have been approached for comment.

Two lanes are closed on the M55 eastbound this morning (October 1) after a crash between eastbound junctions 3 and 1