05/08/2021

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Driver stranded on Offaly road gave baffling response to gardaí

Gardaí have tweeted this afternoon

Driver stranded on Offaly road gave baffling response to gardaí

Driver stranded on Offaly road gave baffling response to gardaí

Gardaí have posted this image of a car stranded on the N80 Mountmellick to Tullamore road to warn other drivers of the dangers on the roads.

Snow drifts and ice are making driving almost impossible and gardaí are advising people to avoid uinnecessary travel. 

According to gardaí, this driver was enroute to Galway, and when they arrived to rescue them, they said, "they weren't 'aware of the snow."

A new Status Orange weather warning has been issued for Offaly on Friday afternoon.

SEE ALSO: Offaly hit with new STATUS ORANGE weather warning for Friday night

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