Traffic alert: Motorway reopens after lorry collision

Efforts are being made to remove a lorry from the M1
Efforts are being made to remove a lorry from the M1

Part of one of Northern Ireland's busiest motorways was closed this morning after the lorry was involved in a collision.

The M1 was shut west-bound from J13 Beattie's Corner (Loughgall) and J14 Tamnamore for a time after 10am.

Road closure

Road closure

This was to facilitate recovery of a lorry that was involved in an overnight collision.

The stretch of road has since reopened following recovery of the heavy goods vehicle

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