Bomb alert in Lurgan

At the scene of the bomb alert at Newline in  Lurgan
At the scene of the bomb alert at Newline in Lurgan

Army Technical Officers are probing a suspicious object found in Lurgan this morning.

Police are at the scene in the Newline area.

The Tandragee Road from Drumbeg Roundabout to Union Street including the entrance to the Taghnevan Estate is closed.

The Newline Road from Glenavon Lane to the junction with the Tandragee Road are also currently closed and motorists are advised to seek alternative main routes for their journey.