The A595 in both directions partially blocked due to accident involving one vehicle at Foxfield.
Police are on the scene attending to the accident, which occurred due to the vehicle skidding on ice.
More top news
Things turn chilly as temperatures fall further.
The young female, believed to be a Staffy cross Border collie, was spotted wandering in the Mirehouse area of Whitehaven.
Cumbria Police say many of the knives were kitchen or trade knives, but there were also some "antique and dangerous weapons".