'Major incident' on Garvaghy Road

Police at the scene on the Garvaghy Road.
Police at the scene on the Garvaghy Road.
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The Garavghy Road in Portadown was closed for a time this morning (Sunday, August 13) due to what police described as a 'major incident'.

Two men were assaulted. Fortunately a local belief that a man had died as a result of the incident proved unfounded..

At the scene on Garvaghy Road.

At the scene on Garvaghy Road.

The road was reopened around 10am. Police had earlier closed a stretch of the road with no through traffic between the junction at Rose Cottages and Ashgrove Road.

More details as we get them.