Woman dies following Derry-Strabane road crash

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A woman has died following a car crash on the Derry to Strabane Road, police have confirmed.

A section of the main road between Derry and Strabane remains closed this morning following the one vehicle road traffic collision on Victoria Road at around midnight.

Diversions are in place at Victoria Road/ Duncastle Road in the Newbuildings area of Derry and at Victoria Road/ Woodend Park in Strabane.

A PSNI spokesman said this morning: “Police can confirm that a woman has died following a one vehicle rtc that occurred on the Victoria Road between Strabane and Derry.

“The road currently remains closed and diversions are in place.”

Police have urged motorists travelling through the area to seek alternative routes if possible.