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Friday, 01 August 2014

Cumbrian roads closed due to snow and ice

Snow and ice forced the closure of four roads across Cumbria today.

They were:

  • The Corney Fell Road at Corney, Millom (motorists are asked to use the main A595 road when travelling south until further notice). Road still closed.
  • A591 – Dunmail Rise. Road still closed.
  • A592 – Kirkstone Pass. Road still closed.
  • A593 – Skelwith Bridge, Ambleside, where emergency services attended a crash between two vehicles. No injuries reported. Believed due to weather conditions. This road has reopened and is passable with care.

Police have advised motorists to drive according to the conditions.

Related: Cumbria told to get ready for high winds, rain and tidal surges

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