Laois-Offaly gardaí have issued a warning to motorists as Storm Freay snow has caused road chaos in both counties.
"There have been reports of bad road conditions and a number of road traffic collisions on roads around Laois and Offaly," Gardai said on Sunday evening.
They advise: "Allow plenty of time to travel and slow down."
"Conditions are expected to remain bad until 8 am Monday, March 4."
A snow-ice warning from Met Éireann remains in place until that time.