Emergency News

Last updated: 19/09/2014 06:54:53

This page is used to supplement the Traffic News page. The information provided is updated 24 hours a day, as necessary, with roads related emergency situations.

Emergency News:


Traffic Signals are not working on both on-slip and off-slip of Blacks Road/M1 Motorway and Blacks Road/Old Golf Course Road junction. Traffic congestion is expected this morning particularly during rush hour. The signals are expected to be repaired later this morning.


A2 Ballagh Road Newcastle is closed due to a traffic incident. A diversion via Bryansford, Spelga and Kilkeel is in place.



For Information:

In the event of flooding, if anyone is in need of rescue dial 999 otherwise telephone the Flooding Incident Line on 0300 2000 100. The Flooding Incident Line provides the public with a single point of contact to report that their property is flooded or flooding. For more information click here: