Homes evacuted due to security alert

Police have confirmed that a motorcyclist died after a collision with a car on the Lough Fey Road.
Police have confirmed that a motorcyclist died after a collision with a car on the Lough Fey Road.

A number of people have been moved from their homes due to a security alert in the Shantallow area of Londonderry.

Part of Earhart Park has been closed following the discovery of a suspicious object in the area.

The Shantallow Community Centre has been opened to accommodate those residents who have been moved from their homes until the alert is cleared.