Police called to ‘distressed’ man on Torridge Bridge
15:09 28 November 2012
Bideford-bound traffic is currently tailed back several miles.
TRAFFIC is building on the A39 at the Torridge Bridge after police were called out by a member of the public concerned for a man’s welfare today (Wed).
Officers and an ambulance arrived at the scene at 2.25pm after a 999 call reported a man was crouched over looking distressed.
The 28-year-old from the Bideford area is currently being checked out by paramedics.
Bideford-bound traffic is tailed back several miles and motorists are advised to seek an alternative route.