There has been a two-vehicle collision on the A1 near Banbridge this afternoon (Thursday).
Emergency services are currently at the scene, close to The Boulevard, but motorists are being advised that one lane, northbound, is currently closed.
There are tailbacks, and drivers are advised to avoid the area and seek an alternative route.
There are no further details at this stage.
#CoDown @NIRoadPolicing telling us about a RTC on A1 Northbound close to The Boulevard #Banbridge – impacting traffic in both directions – road is open but down to one lane – expect delays @Translink_NI (16:45)
— Trafficwatch NI (@TrafficwatchNI) June 17, 2021
Motorists are advised that one lane of the A1 Newry Road, Banbridge, is currently closed due to a two vehicle road traffic collision. There are tailbacks, and drivers are advised to avoid the area and seek an alternative route.
— Police Armagh, Banbridge and Craigavon (@PSNIABC) June 17, 2021