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Man dies after accident on A1 near Banbridge

 The A1 is expected to remain open at around 8.30pm

ONE man has died and a second is critically ill after an accident on the A1 close to Banbridge, Co Down.

The accident happened at around 12.20pm today and involved two cars.

PSNI Inspector Nigel Henry said one man died at the scene and a second man is in hospital "where he is described as being in a critical condition".

The road is expected to remain closed until around 8.30pm.

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