Photos posted to social media by drivers and government agencies depicted the damage caused by surface temperatures reaching 125 degrees.

Roadworks authorities were planning to spread light-colored sand on the worst-affected stretches to act as both a sunscreen and to help stabilize the liquefying bitumen, which can be a hazard for drivers, SWNS reports.

via Heatwave melted roads in Ireland and the U.K. | Fox News

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Heatwave melted roads in Ireland and the U.K. | Fox News

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