Police at the scene of a security alert in the Bogside area of Derry

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Police are currently at the scene of a security alert in Derry.

The alert is believed to be centred around the Lecky Road area of the city.

The PSNI have appealed to motorists to avoid the area.

Local people have reported roads being cordoned off, including Nailor's Row.

There are no further details at present.

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