Traffic and travel: Main route closed in both directions after lorry collision

The A1 in Newry will be closed in both directions for several hours this morning after a lorry collision, TrafficwatchNI has revealed.

Thursday, 10th January 2019, 9:05 am
Updated Thursday, 10th January 2019, 3:07 pm

In a post this morning they say: "A1 #Newry NOW CLOSED in both directions - Northbound Sheepsbridge - Southbound Loughbrickland and likely to be for a few hours - minor injuries to those involved - shed load needs to be recovered plus lorry".

Police say traffic is currently being filtered SOUTH BOUND but there is a large delay. PLEASE AVOID THE AREA

Expect delays and allow extra time if travelling to Dublin Airport