Huge tailbacks after multiple pile-up in Lurgan crash

A serious road traffic collision involving multiple vehicles has led to the closure of a major artery into Lurgan.

Tuesday, 5th December 2017, 10:01 am
Updated Tuesday, 12th December 2017, 9:15 am

At least five vehicles appear to be have been involved in the collision.

One vehicle appears to have landed on top of another.

The Portadown Road at the junction of the Gilpinstown Road and roundabout one near Pinebank and the Eastway is closed to traffic.

Accident on Lurgan's Portadown Road

Police are requesting that drivers take an alternative route in and out of Lurgan.

The incident happened before 9am with staff from the nearby Eurospar helping to redirect traffic along the Gilpinstown Road.

There are no reports of injuries at this stage.

Updates as we receive them

Accident on Lurgan's Portadown Road