Charley Police have warned that drivers should avoid Southport Road due to flooding just past Parklands School.
A Police spokesman said:
“Southport Road just past Parklands School is currently flooded by Ackhurst Lodge. Chorley Police, Lancashire Fire and Chorley Council are currently on scene.
“We are currently awaiting temporary traffic lights to help with the flow of traffic. Please find an alternative route where possible as more rain is expected! Stay Safe!”