Schools closed and roads ground to a halt as 'Pest from the west' swept across Lancashire

Weather warnings of snow and ice were in effect for many parts of the county this morning - as police warned of tricky driving conditions.

Thursday, 8th March 2018, 6:03 am
Updated Thursday, 8th March 2018, 1:25 pm
Many people are waking up to poor conditions in Lancashire this morning

The poor conditions caused many of the region's roads to grind to a halt, with some motorists forced to abandon their vehicles.

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Many people are waking up to poor conditions in Lancashire this morning
Many people are waking up to poor conditions in Lancashire this morning