Pictures: Police respond to reports of concern for man's safety in Scarborough

Officers are currently at Spa Bridge, Scarborough, following reports of concern for a man's safety.

By Lyndsey Young
Friday, 12th March 2021, 2:40 pm
Incident at Spa Bridge. Picture: Barbara Bussey.
Incident at Spa Bridge. Picture: Barbara Bussey.

A man has been taken to hospital with serious injuries after dropping from the bridge.

There is a significant police presence to deal with the incident that happened at around 11.35am and a helicopter was also called to the scene.

Surrounding roads were closed at the time the incident was reported.

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Incident at Spa Bridge. Picture: Barbara Bussey.

Some of the roads are now being reopened but motorists are advised to see alternative routes.