POLICE say this evening, Wednesday, December 8, that the Glenshane Road in Derry is closed between Drumahoe and Claudy following a serious road traffic collision.
Diversions are in place at the Tamnaherin Road and the Baranailt Road.
Motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternative main routes for their journey.
In a message on its Facebook page, Police Derry City and Strabane say: “There will be several diversions put in place either side starting at Tamnaherin Road on the Derry side and then at the Gulf Road, this may need to be extended.
“Given the weather and likely heavy traffic please try and avoid the area and find alternative routes if you have to travel.
“The road is expected to be closed for a significant period of time.”