Road closed following road traffic collision

The scene of the accident between Roundabouts 1 and 2. Picture courtesy of BigCabs Portadown.
The scene of the accident between Roundabouts 1 and 2. Picture courtesy of BigCabs Portadown.

THE A3 (Lurgan to Portadown Road) was closed for a time this morning (Friday, September 18) due to a road traffic collision.

The collision occurred between roundabouts 1 and 2 on the Lurgan bound carriageway.

A police spokesman said: “At about 7.30am today, Friday September 18, police received a report of a traffic collision.

“One vehicle was involved and considerable damage was caused to a crash barrier. An ambulance was in attendance.”

A mother and child were in the car but, it’s understood, there were no serious injuries.