A5 Newtownstewart bypass closed due to collision

EMERGENCY services are currently at the scene of a single vehicle road traffic collision on the outskirts of Newtownstewart.

The bypass on the A5 road at Newtownstewart is closed in both directions following a collision this morning (Tuesday).

Police, the ambulance service and the Air Ambulance are in attendance at the scene, and a diversion is in place.


Motorists have been warned to expect delays in the area.

TrafficwatchNI alerted motorists in a tweet.

The post said, “Motorists are advised that the Beltany Road at the junction of the Plumbridge Road in Newtownstewart has been closed in both directions following a single vehicle road traffic collision.

“There is currently a diversion in place through Newtownstewart village.”

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