A1 closed after single vehicle crash

Police are advising motorists that the A1 has been closed in both directions following a single vehicle road traffic collision at Sheepbridge, between Banbridge and Newry.

Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 3:15 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:43 am

The male driver of the car has been taken to hospital where his condition is described as “serious”.

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Police are investigating the circumstances of the collision.

“Diversions are in place and motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternative routes for their journey if possible,” a PSNI spokesperson said.

There are no further details at this time.