Emergency services are at the scene of what Gardai say is a serious incident in Creeslough.
Councillor John O’Donnell says he understands there was a massive gas explosion took place earlier today.
It’s believed to have taken place in apartments above a shop and it’s understood a number of people are unaccounted for.
Gardai are asking any road users intending to travel to the area to consider alternative routes.
No further details are known at this time.
Applegreen has released a statement saying it is aware of a serious incident at its dealer-operated location at Creeslough.