Concern for man on bridge in Sheffield

Concerns were raised for a man on a bridge on Upwell Street, Grimesthorpe, Sheffield
Concerns were raised for a man on a bridge on Upwell Street, Grimesthorpe, Sheffield

A road in Sheffield was closed by the police following concerns for the welfare of a man on a bridge.

Officers were alerted to the man on a bridge over Upwell Street, Grimesthorpe, on Saturday morning and closed the road in both directions.

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Specially trained officers attended the scene and the man was detained under the Mental Health Act.

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