Police closed Orwell Bridge this morning due to concerns for person’s safety

A vehicle has broken down on the Orwell bridge. Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND

A vehicle has broken down on the Orwell bridge. Picture: CHARLOTTE BOND - Credit: Charlotte Bond

Suffolk police were called to the eastbound carriageway of the Orwell Bridge this morning after reports of concern for a person’s safety.

At 8.30am both carriageways were briefly closed by a rolling road block while officers dealt with the incident.

The situation was safely resolved and the bridge was fully reopened by 8.42am.


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