Fallen electricity line shuts down major N.I. road - delays expected to last several hours

A fallen power line has resulted in the closure of a Northern Ireland road.

The electricity line was brought down on the north bound side of the M22.

The incident is due to last several hours said the P.S.N.I.

The incident is due to last several hours said the P.S.N.I.

As a result a section of the M22 between junction seven of the M2 for Antrim Area Hospital and junction one for Dunsilly.

The incident is due to last for several hours said the P.S.N.I.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area if possible.