Accident beside Peace Bridge causes gridlock

FOUR-CAR COLLISION. . . .There was a serious traffic back-up on the dual carriageway at the Peace Bridge last night as a four car pile-up  at teatime caused serious disruption. DER2815MC070
FOUR-CAR COLLISION. . . .There was a serious traffic back-up on the dual carriageway at the Peace Bridge last night as a four car pile-up at teatime caused serious disruption. DER2815MC070

An accident close to the Peace Bridge in Derry is causing gridlock this evening.

Eyewitnesses have reported seeing four cars at the scene of the incident, which occurred at the traffic lights behind the Guildhall.

FOUR-CAR COLLISION. . . .There was a serious traffic back-up on the dual carriageway at the Peace Bridge last night as a four car pile-up  at teatime caused serious disruption. DER2815MC071

FOUR-CAR COLLISION. . . .There was a serious traffic back-up on the dual carriageway at the Peace Bridge last night as a four car pile-up at teatime caused serious disruption. DER2815MC071

Traffic was going at a snail’s pace along the back of the quay as people made their way home from work or shopping in the city centre during the evening rush hour.

Police have described the accident as minor.