REPORTS have come in of a broken down bus on the A590 near to where a recent crash took place.

Motorists are currently facing heavy traffic after police were forced to close the A590 between Greenodd Roundabout and Haverthwaite following a crash.

The lanes have now now been reopened but there is still heavy traffic in the area.

The Mail has now been made aware that a bus has also broken down near the Bouth junction on the A590 causing further disruption.

Motorists should expect heavy traffic through the area.