Security alert in Ballymoney

Police are currently attending a report of a suspicious object found close to residential premises at the Ballymena Road, Ballymoney this morning (Monday 30th June).

A number of homes have been evacuated and ATO have been tasked to the scene.

The Kilraghts Road into Ballymoney, the Ballymena Road in both directions and the Glarryduff Road to the Ballymena Road are closed.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and to seek alternative main routes for their journey.

There are no further details at this stage.