Update: Police are currently in attendance at a security alert in Newtownbutler

Police are currently in attendance at a security alert in the Wattle Bridge area of Newtownbutler following reports of a suspicious object in the area.

Diversions are in place between Newtownbutler and the border and on the A3- Clones/Cavan Road in both directions.

This may cause significant disruption in the area, while motorists are advised to avoid the area and seek alternative routes.

Police are advising motorists and the public to report any unusual or suspicious activity in the area.