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Emergency services at scene of two-vehicle RTC outside Armagh

Police say they are responding to to a number of RTCs

Emergency services are currently dealing with a two-vehicle road accident in Armagh.

The incident happened shortly before 8am this morning on the Armagh to Portadown Road, outside the city.

It is understood two cars have been involved.

It remains unclear at this early stage if there are any casualties but ambulance crews are attending.

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There are long queues of traffic as a result.

A PSNI spokesperson said: “We are responding as efficiently as we can to numerous reports of RTCs around the Armagh area this morning.

“Please help us by slowing down and not risking unnecessary overtakes.

“Road Service have been advised of icy roads in particular Portadown Road, Markethill Road.”

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