The icy weather caused a car to smash into a lamp-post in a Hartlepool street.
It happened in Stockton Road near St Cuthbert's Church earlier today.
Our picture shows how the Citroen C3 VTR was badly damaged in the accident.
Thankfully however no-one was injured.
A spokeswoman for Cleveland Police said: "We received a report of a car accident in Stockton Road in Hartlepool at 1.30pm on Thursday.
"A blue Citroen C3 VTR had collided with a lamp-post.
"No-one was injured in the incident."