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Orwell Bridge reopens after police incident

PUBLISHED: 11:29 18 January 2020 | UPDATED: 11:29 18 January 2020

The Orwell Bridge has closed due to high winds caused by Storm Dennis.  Picture: MICK WEBB

The Orwell Bridge has closed due to high winds caused by Storm Dennis. Picture: MICK WEBB

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The Orwell Bridge has reopened after briefly being closed due to a police incident.

The bridge closed shortly after 11.15am after police received reports concerning the safety of a person.

A rolling road block was put in place and the bridge reopened five minutes later.

A spokeswoman for Suffolk police confirmed the person is now in the care of police officers.


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