Northern Ireland

Security alert in Londonderry after suspicious object found

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Police are currently at the scene of a security alert in Londonderry following the discovery of a suspicious object.

About 20 houses in Glengalliagh Park have been evacuated.

SDLP councillor Brian Tierney told the BBC that bomb disposal officers are carrying out assessments. Glengalliagh Road is closed between the junction of Fern Road and Moss Road.

Diversions are in place.