Concern about structural damage to the Mourne Bridge in Strabane

Mourne_River_Bridge,_Strabane_(04),_January_2010

Concern has been raised over the state of the Mourne Bridge in Strabane with reports of severe structural damage to its arches.

Thousands of motorists use the bridge daily which links the town centre with Bridge Street.

The damage is said to have been caused by the several storms which have battered the North West over the years.

Local Councillor Paul Gallagher says there are issues of ownership which have to be clarified....