A56 re-opens after earlier closure

Lancashire Road Police have asked people to avoid the area
Lancashire Road Police have asked people to avoid the area

Drivers are still facing delays but traffic is easing following a road closure in the Edenfield area.

The A56 at the A681 junction was closed for around two hours after a car overturned, say police.

Diversions are in place

Diversions are in place

Lancashire Road Police advised people to avoid the area if possible.

The accident happened at around 5.30am this morning.

It is not known if anybody was injured.