Photo: A565 Southport to Preston bypass (1pm)

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A temporary style Funfair ride has fallen from a lorry in the second lane on the A565 Southbound travelling towards Southport.
Police have closed bypass and local diversions are in operation in both directions until the carriageway is cleared.
At the moment it is believed that no one was injured in the incident.


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