Arctic lorry flips causing traffic jam

An "arctic" lorry has flipped as it travelled between Preston and Chorley.

Wednesday, 14th June 2017, 4:35 pm
Updated Thursday, 15th June 2017, 1:55 pm
Lorry overturned on Clayton Green roundabout

Police, ambulance and recovery services were all called at around 2.45pm after the incident on Clayton Green Road in Calyton-le-Woods near Chorley.

The driver has managed to escape the vehicle and will checked over by paramedics.

A Lancashire Police spokesman said: "The lorry is on its side on partially covering the pavement and road.

Clayton Green Rd, Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley

"Some roads are closed and traffic is moving slowly and we hope to have the vehicle moved soon.

"The driver doesn't appear to be injured but will be checked over."

Clayton Green Rd, Clayton-le-Woods, Chorley