Snow causes traffic chaos in areas of Donegal

Heavy snow fall left roads in a number of areas of Donegal in a treacherous condition on Friday night.

Hundreds of motorists were stuck in the Meenaroy area when snow left the road, for a time, impassible. At one stage dozens of vehicle were gridlocked as the road conditions worsened,

There were also major delays for motoritst travelling on the Ballybofey to Donegal Town road. McGroary's Bray became so slippy that traffic came to a standstill.

Further snow showers are expected overnight and early Saturday morning, this is expected to further complicate road conditions in the areas highlighted.