Manorhamilton roads "like a bobsleigh run"

Manorhamilton gardai have described the side roads in the district as being impassable yesterday, Tuesday, following the snow which fell on Monday evening and teh subsequent frost that left numerous drivers forced to abandon their cars on hillsides.

Manorhamilton gardai have described the side roads in the district as being impassable yesterday, Tuesday, following the snow which fell on Monday evening and teh subsequent frost that left numerous drivers forced to abandon their cars on hillsides.

While drivers have been forced to endure tricky driving conditions for the past week, Monday's snow fall was said to have "caused havoc" on the roads with the N16 particularly tricky while the Main Street in Manorhamilton was said to be "like glass."

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