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Three people taken to hospital following four-vehicle collision on Markethill Road in Portadown

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Three people were taken to hospital following a four-vehicle collision outside Portadown this afternoon (Sunday).

Emergency services rushed to the scene of the crash on the Markethill Road – close to the junction with the Derryhale and Laurelvale Roads – around 12pm.

Police, along with their colleagues from NI Fire and Rescue Service and NI Ambulance Service were also in attendance.

Fire crews had to free one person trapped in one vehicle.

Two people were taken to hospital by ambulance with another person taken to hospital by family members.

It remains unclear at this stage as to the severity of those injuries.

A man was cautioned at the scene for careless driving.

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