**** 11.30AM UPDATE: The M1 has now reopened ****
The M1 has been closed in both directions near Craigavon due to an ongoing incident.
Emergency services are currently attending the scene this morning (Tuesday).
The road has been closed off between junction 10, Lurgan and junction 11 Ballynacor (Craigavon).
Police are advising motorists to avoid the area at present. There are currently long tailbacks.
The Northern Ireland Air Ambulance team has arrived on the scene.
There are no further details at this stage.
More to follow.
The M1 has been closed at J11 Ballynacor (Craigavon) due to an ongoing incident. Avoid the area.
— Trafficwatch NI (@TrafficwatchNI) December 12, 2017
The M1 has been closed at J11 Ballynacor (Craigavon) due to an ongoing incident. Avoid the area, long tailbacks!
— Jonathan Buckley (@JBuckleyMLA) December 12, 2017
The M1 motorway is closed in both directions (East and West) in and around junction 10 due to an ongoing incident.
Motorists are advised to seek alternative routes.
— Arma, Banb & Crai (@PSNIABC) December 12, 2017
M1 UPDATE – there are long delays joining the diversion routes from the M1 as the motorway remains CLOSED in BOTH directions between J10 at #Lurgan and J11 at Ballynacor (#Craigavon) because of an ongoing incident. Avoid the area
— BBCNI Travel (@BBCNITravel) December 12, 2017
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