Homes evacuated during security alert in Londonderry


Police are currently dealing with a security alert at Fanad Drive, Derry. .

The road has been closed and some residents have been evacuated.

Police said a van was stopped at around 8.45pm at Inniscarn and the driver wsa told to make his way to the Diamond.

The driver drove off and abandoned the vehicle at Fannad Drive.

The area has been evacuated and police are working with Derry City Council to find a shelter for those who have been asked to leave their homes.

Army Technical Officers are at the scene