Two taken to hospital after road collision on busy NI road

A man and a woman were taken to hospital after a two vehicle collision which closed a NI road.

By Gemma Murray
Thursday, 18th March 2021, 8:19 am

The collision happened on Wednesday on the Upper Springfield Road, Belfast

In a statement police said the collision happened before 12pm.

It added that officers responded, along with colleagues from the Northern Ireland Fire and Rescue Service and Northern Ireland Ambulance Service.

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The statement adds that ‘a man and a woman, both aged in their fifties, were taken to hospital for treatment to their injuries, not believed to be life threatening at this time’.

The road, which was closed for a short time, was reopened.

Anyone who was in the area at the time or who has dashcam footage should contact police on 101 quoting reference 654 of 17/03/21.

A report can also be made online using the non-emergency reporting form via

Diversions are in place after the collision

You can also contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at


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