Newtownabbey alert closes road overnight

Published Friday, 22 February 2013
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A hoax security alert closed a road in Newtownabbey, Co Antrim in the early hours of Friday morning.

Newtownabbey alert closes road overnight
The O'Neill road was closed overnight. (© UTV)

A suspicious object found in the O'Neill Road area sparked the alert shortly before 1am.

Army technical officers attended the scene and examined the object.

The road was closed at the roundabout at Church Road to the roundabout at Doagh Road but has now reopened.

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jimmy W Dowey in Newtownabby wrote (642 days ago):
join the merchant navy and very soon you will become BROADMINDED!
Eamo in Belfast wrote (644 days ago):
What good is this doing as this is only disrupting their own people. Stop all this as the flag will only fly 365 days.
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