North Bridge in Halifax closed following reports of man on bridge

Part of Halifax town centre was closed on Saturday following a police incident at North Bridge.

North Bridge, Halifax

There were reports of major delays in the town centre due to the closure of the A58 Burdock Way flyover.

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Traffic was temporarily held and buses were redirected, causing a delays for motorists and people travelling.

A West Yorkshire Police spokesman said officers were called at 3.13pm to reports of a man on the bridge and were talking with him.

The road was reportedly re-opened shortly after 5pm.