A8 closed after collision

Road users are advised that a section of the A8 Larne Road is closed in both directions following a road traffic collision.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “Motorists are advised that the Larne Road, Ballyclare has been closed in both directions due to a road traffic collision.

“Please avoid the area and seek an alternative route for your journey.”

A Department for Infrastructure (DfI) spokesperson added: “The A8 dual carriageway has been closed in both directions. Police are setting up diversions.”

Traffic and travel

There are no further details at this time.


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