Road closures lead to heavy congestion in Cookstown

Traffic tailbacks in Cookstown
Traffic tailbacks in Cookstown

Heavy traffic is causing congestion in Cookstown town centre this afternoon.

Police are asking motorists to avoid the town centre if possible.

They advise using alternative routes: Sweep Road/Westland Road/Morgans Hill to get round the town.

Molesworth Street and Sandholes Road are still closed for gas main laying.