first_imgHomepage BannerNews Dail to vote later on extending emergency Covid powers HSE warns of ‘widespread cancellations’ of appointments next week WhatsApp Pinterest A security alert is currently underway on the Skeoge Road in Derry following reports of an explosion overnight.The bomb squad have been tasked to the scene.There were reports of a loud bang at about 11.45pm last night.Officers attended the area and it appeared something inside a bin had exploded.The road is closed between the Glengalliagh roundabout and the Buncrana Road.Members of the public should avoid the area.Local Cllr Brian Tierney was at the scene a short time ago:Audio Playerhttp://www.highlandradio.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/brianraw.mp300:0000:0000:00Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Audio update – ongoing security alert on Skeoge road Derry Google+ 365 additional cases of Covid-19 in Republic Previous articleRuaille Buaille le Colm Feireater 11/08/15Next articleLetterkenny Youth Centre providing advice for those receiving Leaving Cert results admin WhatsApp RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHORcenter_img By admin – August 12, 2015 Facebook Google+ Facebook Twitter Pinterest Man arrested in Derry on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences released Twitter Man arrested on suspicion of drugs and criminal property offences in Derry PSNI and Gardai urged to investigate Adams’ claims he sheltered on-the-run suspect in Donegal last_img