Woman '˜critical' after A1 crash

A woman is in a critical condition in a Belfast hospital following a crash on the A1.

Sunday, 9th October 2016, 11:40 am
Updated Tuesday, 25th October 2016, 8:35 pm
Picture - Kevin Scott / Press Eye The scene of a serrious 1 car RTC on the A1 close to Dromore where a car has struck a telegraph pole on October 9th 2016 , Belfast , Northern Ireland Photo by Kevin Scott / Press Eye

The road is closed in both directions between Dromore and Hillsborough following the serious one vehicle crash.

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The crash was reported shortly after 3.30am this morning.

Police say the road is expected to remain closed this morning as an electricity pole was damaged in the collision.

A spokesperson for the Royal Victoria Hospital said the woman is in intensive care and her condition is described as ‘critical’.