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IN PICTURES: Northern Ireland’s top 20 parking fine hotspots revealed

Over 150,000 car parking and bus lane fines were dished out across Northern Ireland in 2017 and today we reveal Northern Ireland’s top 20 hotspots.

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Efforts are made to free the lorry from under the railway bridge. Pic by Shane Dolan

Traffic disrupted after lorry hits bridge

Emergency services crews were called to the Antrim Street area of Lisburn on Wednesday afternoon after a lorry got stuck under the railway bridge.

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Police warn of icy road conditions

Police warn of icy road conditions

Police are advising motorists to avoid the Leathemstown Road near Lisburn due to icy road conditions.

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Road blocked following two-vehicle RTC

Road blocked following two-vehicle RTC

The Hannahstown Road near Dundrod is blocked between the Budore Road and Leathemstown Road following a two-vehicle road traffic collision, police have said.

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Road closure

Fallen power line causes road closure in Lisburn

Police are advising motorists to avoid the Tullynacross Road near Lisburn which is blocked in both directions due to a fallen power line.

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Winter driving

TRAFFIC: 'More work will continue today to keep roads clear'

Conditions on the roads "remain difficult in many areas" and salting of roads on the scheduled network badly affected by snow and ice is "ongoing" , according to the NI Executive.
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Road closed following single-vehicle collision

Road closed following single-vehicle collision

The Derriaghy Road in Lisburn has been closed in both directions due to a single-vehicle road traffic collision.

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The junction of Old Ballynahinch Road and Comber Road, near Lisburn. Pic by Google

Safety improvements at ‘accident blackspot’

A number of safety improvements are to be implemented at a “dangerous” road junction on the outskirts of Lisburn, the Department for Infrastructure has confirmed.

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Man in his 50s dies following road traffic collision

Man in his 50s dies following road traffic collision

A man aged in his 50s has died following a single vehicle road traffic collision on the Carnreagh Road, near Dromara this morning (Monday, December 4), police have confirmed.

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Firefighters rescue man trapped in overturned lorry

Firefighters rescue man trapped in overturned lorry

Two men were taken to hospital by ambulance yesterday evening (November 28) after their lorry crashed off the road and into a ditch on Stoneyford Road, near Lisburn.

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Black ice has caused problems for some motorists across Northern Ireland.

Black ice warning issued

The PSNI is urging motorists to take extra care after there were various reports of black ice across Northern Ireland on Wednesday morning.
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Hillhall Road reopens after single-vehicle RTC

Hillhall Road reopens after single-vehicle RTC

The Hillhall Road, Lisburn has reopened to traffic after it was closed for a time earlier this morning following a single-vehicle road traffic collision.

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WATCH | Motorist narrowly avoids head-on collision with car

Erratic driving captured on a dashcam outside Newry has been viewed 65,000 times on social media.
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VIDEO: Motorist ignores red light and narrowly avoids head on collision with van

People in Northern Ireland have reacted angrily to a video that shows a motorist ignoring a red light and narrowly avoiding a head on collision with a van.
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Six vehicle collision on M1

Six vehicle collision on M1

Six vehicles have been involved in a road traffic collision on the M1.
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How many parking fines were issued where you live?

IN FULL: Parking fines issued in Northern Ireland

The Department for Infrastructure has published statistics on the total number of Penalty Charge Notices (parking fines) issued in Northern Ireland from January to September 2017.

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WATCH | Footage of driver undercutting lorry on busy road leaves PSNI 'horrified'

Footage of a small car undercutting a lorry, near the Moira roundabout, posted on social media has gone viral on social media.
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Translinks new Safety Bus can visit approximately 350 schools, or up to 25 thousand students, across Northern Ireland each academic year. Pictured at Aquinas Diocesan Grammar School in Belfast are Year 8 student Sarah McWilliams; Kevin Wallace, Safety Bus; Year 8 pupil Hannah Wilson; Sean McGreevy, Metro Falls Service Delivery Manager; Erin Watson, Year 8 student ; Susan ONeill, Safety Bus; and Year 8 students Oscar Feron and Kate McWilliams

Thousands of children in Northern Ireland to receive bus safety advice

Translink has unveiled a new Safety Bus to continue the important safety education programme which has been running in schools in Northern Ireland for over 15 years.

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Road closed

Two roads closed after serious traffic collision

Police have closed two roads outside Belfast after a serious two car collision.
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A1 crash: Motorists thanked for helping save injured driver

A1 crash: Motorists thanked for helping save injured driver

The family of a local man who was seriously injured in a road traffic collision on Thursday, September 14 have thanked the “amazing people” who came to his aid at the roadside.

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