Dual carriageway closed after serious collision

The A1 dual carriageway in Co Down has been closed southbound following a serious road traffic collision, police have said.

The incident occurred between Dromore and Banbridge and a diversion is in place via Waringsford Road, according to Trafficwatch NI.

The A1 has been closed following an RTC.

The A1 has been closed following an RTC.

"A1 dual carraigeway is closed southbound (Newry direction) due to a collision near the quarry between Dromore and Banbridge," PSNI Road Policing tweeted.

There are no further details at this time.