Lancashire TelegraphUPDATED: Reports of 'drunk' man near M65 in East Lancs (From Lancashire Telegraph)

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UPDATED: Reports of 'drunk' man near M65 in East Lancs

Lancashire Telegraph: Reports of 'drunk' man near M65 in East Lancs Reports of 'drunk' man near M65 in East Lancs

A 'DRUNKEN' pedestrian was reported to be walking near the M65.

Officers from the North West Motorway Policing Group searched for the person near junction eight for the A56 and Clitheroe this morning.

Speed signals were set in the area and drivers were urged to take caution.

After a search, police said they could find no trace of the pedestrian.

A spokesman for the North West Motorway Policing Group reminded residents it was an offence to walk on the motorway and those that do could be fined £50.

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10:55am Sat 1 Mar 14

burner says...

On his way to the Beer Festival.
On his way to the Beer Festival. burner
  • Score: 8

11:23am Sat 1 Mar 14

HarryBosch says...

Turn the lights on then he can see where he's going.
Turn the lights on then he can see where he's going. HarryBosch
  • Score: 20

4:25pm Sat 1 Mar 14

phil kernot says...

Was he walking back to burnley. :)
Was he walking back to burnley. :) phil kernot
  • Score: 4

5:33pm Sat 1 Mar 14

steve18gls says...

Not much news around today judging by this non story.
Not much news around today judging by this non story. steve18gls
  • Score: -1

6:34pm Sat 1 Mar 14

peely says...

Surprised they didn't, close the motorway that's the usual process these days and to hell with the law abiding, tax paying motorists. ,!
Surprised they didn't, close the motorway that's the usual process these days and to hell with the law abiding, tax paying motorists. ,! peely
  • Score: 0

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