Belfast Telegraph

Person seriously injured in tractor and motorbike crash in Co Down

The air ambulance attended the scene.
The air ambulance attended the scene.

One person has been taken to hospital after a crash between a motorcycle and tractor in Co Down.

Police closed the Tullyrain Road in both directions on Thursday morning after what they described as a "serious" collision.

The Northern Ireland Ambulance Service (NIAS) said that a crew came across the crash while returning to base around 10.05am.

A Charity Air Ambulance attended the scene with an emergency medical crew on board.

"Following assesment and treatment at the scene. one patient was taken by ambulance to Craigavon Area Hospital," a NIAS spokesperson said.

The Tullyrain Road remains closed and motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternative main routes for their journey.

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