Cumbria Police is asking drivers who abandoned their cars on the A595 in Cumbria to contact them before trying to reach their vehicles.
The road remains closed because of snow between Millom and Ravensglass. The force said a "large number" of cars were left and drivers should call 101 for help.
More top news
Mainly dry. Light rain out of thicker cloud over hills. Breezy at times and cooler than average
A look ahead at the forecast for the Border region.
Pictures from the commemoration marking the centenary of the Quintinshill rail disaster, which killed more than 200 people, is underway.