Security alert disrupts North train services
Police in the North are dealing with a security alert on the railway line in Lurgan.
A number of residents have been evacuated and all trains have been stopped while they deal with the incident.
Police were informed at around half past one this morning that a device had been left on the line in the Bells Row area.
A bomb disposal team has been tasked and local diversions are in place.
Police are attending a security alert in the Bells Row area of Lurgan. ATO have been tasked and the railway line has been closed.— PSNI (@PoliceServiceNI) May 4, 2012
Bus transfers are in place on the Dublin-Belfast Enterprise train service between Newry and Portadown until further notice, Irish Rail said.
Due to a security alert Bus Transfers in operation between Newry and Belfast— Iarnród Éireann (@IrishRail) May 4, 2012
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