Mid Ulster road closed due to gorse fire

The road is closed in both directions.
The road is closed in both directions.

A busy road in the mid-Ulster area has been closed because of a gorse fire.

The Lough Fea road near Cookstown is closed in both directions due to the smoke from the fire.

The fire is causing visibility problems for motorists and the PSNI has advised people to seek alternative routes, if possible.

More to follow.