Motorist urged to drive with caution in Kildare

Overnight frost

Snow in Portlaoise

A wintry scene

Overnight frost, freezing temperatures and snowfalls have left some of the county's roads in a precarious state this morning (Wednesday).

Motorists are advised to take extreme care and a number of back roads are thought to be impassable in some areas, particularly in the east of the county.

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