School children injured in serious road traffic collision

THE main road between Magherafelt and Desertmartin has been closed after a serious road traffic collision involving a school bus and two cars.

It happened on Friday morning on the Roshure Road, some children on the bus received minor injuries and the bus driver is being treated at the scene.

A female driver of one of the vehicles has been taken to hospital in a very serious condition.

Diversions are in place.