Dramatic pictures of bridge collapsed near Desertmartin

Police are advising motorists to avoid the Iniscarn Road after a bridge collapsed
Police are advising motorists to avoid the Iniscarn Road after a bridge collapsed

A bridge has dramatically collapsed near the south Derry village of Desertmartin.

Police are warning motorists to avoid the Iniscarn Road.

Passer by looks into the crater left after the bridge collapse

Passer by looks into the crater left after the bridge collapse

The PSNI are in attendance and liaising with partner agencies.

The road is impassable and is likely to remain closed for a number of days. Diversions are in place.