Caravan evacuated in Antrim alert
Published Friday, 04 April 2014
One caravan and its eight occupants were evacuated in Antrim during a security alert after the discovery of a suspicious object.
The alert has ended. (© UTV)
The device was reported at around 12.40am on Friday at the Ballygore Road.
Four adults and four children were in the caravan at the time.
The road was closed for a period while army bomb disposal experts investigated the object.
A controlled explosion was carried out on the object, however, it was subsequently declared a hoax.
The alert ended just after 4.20am and the caravan's occupants were allowed to return to their home.
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