Northern Ireland

Arrests after stolen car crashes on M1 motorway near Lisburn

M1 motorway
Image caption The crash happened on the M1 motorway

Two men have been arrested after a crash involving a stolen car on the M1 motorway near Lisburn in County Antrim.

The car was being pursued by police when it crashed.

It is understood the vehicle was stolen on Thursday night at Ardmore Avenue in the Ormeau Road area of south Belfast.

Traffic on the M1 was moving slowly city-bound after junction 7 because of the crash.