Update – N13 Derry Road closed following crash near Newtowncunningham turn off

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A woman has been brought to Letterkenny University Hospital following a two car collision near Newtowncunningham shortly after 8.30 this morning.

The N13 Letterkenny to Derry Road remains  closed on the Derry side of Newtowncunningham following the crash.

Donegal County Council has issued the following statement -


Due to an accident on the N13 at the Burrow Brae Junction near Newtowncunningham, the road has been closed and a short traffic diversion (via the Burrow Brae and Newtowncunnigham Main Street) is in operation.

Traffic coming from Inishowen and Derry directions towards Letterkenny is being diverted along the Burrow Brae and through Newtowncunnigham Main Street while traffic from the Letterkenny direction is being diverted via Church Road Newtowncunnigham and on to the Burrow Brae / R238 to Killea.

Minor delays are expected.  However Donegal County Council would like to thank all road users for their patience and co-operation on this matter.