The Skeoge Link Road in Derry remains closed this afternoon as police continue with a search operation following a report a device has been left in the Racecourse Road area of the city.
Diversions are in place and motorists are asked to adhere to the diversions.
A PSNI spokesperson said: "Our officers are on the ground so please follow their direction. We thank you for your patience and we will keep you updated."
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