Hull main road shut amid concerns over safety of man on roof

A major road in Hull was closed in both directions this evening over concern for the safety of a man who took to a roof.

Police.

Anlaby Road was shut between Albert Avenue and Boothferry Road.

A spokesperson said: "A man who took to a roof in Anlaby Road, Hull, earlier has been brought down safely.

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"We were called at 6.40pm following reports of concerns for his safety and closed the road to ensure everyone's safety.

"Thanks for your patience while we have been dealing with the incident."