M6 slip road closed due to flooding in Leyland

A lane on the M6 slip road in Leyland has been closed after it became flooded this morning (Monday, October 26).

Monday, 26th October 2020, 7:25 am
Updated Monday, 26th October 2020, 8:01 am

Lane two of the southbound entry slip road at junction 28 (Leyland, B5256) was closed at 7am after a heavy downpour flooded the carriageway.

This is affecting traffic as you head from Leyland Way to enter the motorway, but traffic is coping well.

A spokesman for Highways said: "The M6 southbound entry slip road at J28 (Leyland, B5256) has one lane closed due to flooding in the carriageway.

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"Traffic officers and maintenance crews are on their way to the area."

Traffic on the M6 itself is running smoothly this morning, with no further incidents to report.

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The M6 southbound entry slip road at J28 (Leyland, B5256) has one lane closed due to flooding in the carriageway.