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Severe disruption: A59 Lancashire westbound

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A59 Lancashire westbound severe disruption, from A5072 Strand Road to Cop Lane.

A59 Lancashire - A59 Liverpool Road in Preston closed westbound from the A5072 Strand Road junction to the Cop Lane junction, because of a police investigation.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: A6 Lancashire both ways

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A6 Lancashire both ways severe disruption, between Jepps Lane and Station Lane.

A6 Lancashire - A6 Garstang Road in Barton closed in both directions between the Jepps Lane junction and the Station Lane junction, because of a fire at a building. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe disruption: M6 Lancashire southbound

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M6 Lancashire southbound severe disruption, from J33 for A6 Preston Lancaster Road Lancaster South to J32 for M55.

M6 Lancashire - One lane closed on M6 southbound from J33, A6 (Lancaster South) to J32, M55 (Broughton Interchange), because of a vehicle on fire. Traffic is coping well.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

North West weather on Monday 15 July

There will be plenty of sunshine to start the week.

There will be some cloud but it should remain dry with temperatures going up to the mid-20s.

Severe accident: M6 Lancashire northbound

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M6 Lancashire northbound severe accident, from J31 for A59 Preston New Road to J31A for B6242 Bluebell Way.

M6 Lancashire - M6 partially blocked and queues northbound from J31, A59 (Samlesbury) to J31a, B6242 (Longridge), because of an accident. Congestion to J30 on M6 and J9 of M61.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: M6 Lancashire northbound

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M6 Lancashire northbound severe accident, from J29 for M65 J1 to J30 for M61.

M6 Lancashire - It's slow on M6 northbound from J29, M65 J1 (Lostock Hall) to J30 M61, because of an accident. Congestion to Northbound M61 J9 (M65 interchange).

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Shaun Lyall death: Police looking for suspect

Humberside Police are looking for another person in connection with the murder of Shaun Lyall.

Abdi Ali
Humberside Police

Mr Lyall, 47 was found dead at a house on Sidney Street on 17 July 2018.

Humberside Police said extensive investigations have been ongoing to speak to Abdi Ali, 29.

He is originally from Somalia and has links to the Grimsby area, Sheffield, London, Lancashire, South Yorkshire, Merseyside, Manchester, Milton Keynes, Lincolnshire, and Cleveland.

Anyone who sees him should not approach him, but call the police in the first instance.

“I’m on top of the world, Daddy” said three-year-old Jaxson Krzysix on top of Ben Nevis.
“I’m on top of the world, Daddy” said three-year-old Jaxon Krzysix on top of Ben Nevis.

Severe accident: M6 Lancashire southbound

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M6 Lancashire southbound severe accident, from J29 for M65 J1 to J28 for B5256 Leyland Way.

M6 Lancashire - Temporary closure and stationary on M6 southbound from J29, M65 J1 (Lostock Hall) to J28, B5256 (Leyland), because of an accident.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Severe accident: A59 Lancashire both ways

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A59 Lancashire both ways severe accident, from B6230 Cuerdale Lane to Woods Brow.

A59 Lancashire - A59 Whalley Road in Samlesbury closed and queues in both directions from the B6230 Cuerdale Lane junction to the Woods Brow junction, because of an accident involving two vehicles.

To report traffic and travel incidents dial 0330 123 0184 at any time

Man's body pulled from East Lancashire reservoir

A man in his 20s is believed to have drowned in a reservoir in East Lancashire.

Ogden Reservoir
David Dixon/Geograph

Police were called to Ogden Reservoir in Barley yesterday afternoon to reports a man had got into difficulties in the water.

Emergency services attended the scene and a search was launched.

At around 21:00 a body was pulled from the water, police said.

The death is not being treated as suspicious.