M1 crash causing long delays

A road traffic collision on the M1 is causing long traffic delays.

The collision occurred between motorway services and J6 Saintfield Road.

The incident occurred shortly before 4:30pm on Wednesday.

The incident occurred shortly before 4:30pm on Wednesday.

The outer lane is blocked as a result of the collision and motorists should expect long delays.

A second collision on the M1 heading country bound just after J6 Saintfield Road has been cleared to the hard shoulder.

Elsewhere, the Leathemstown Road near Dundrod has been closed after a separate road traffic collision.

Emergency services are currently at the scene.

Motorists are being encouraged to avoid the area, if possible.

Diversions are in place.