A477 closed for hours after concerns raised for man’s welfare

Friday 13th May 2022 5:06 pm
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Police were called to the scene in Pembrokeshire last night (Thursday, May 12) following concerns raised for a man's welfare on a roadway bridge.

The A477 between Red Roses and Kilgetty roundabout was closed in both directions from around 9 pm, and eventually reopened at around 1 am on Friday morning.

Multiple emergency service units were reported to be at the scene including ambulance and fire services. The man was taken from the scene safely to hospital, and is now receiving treatment and support.

A spokesperson for Dyfed-Powys Police said: “The A477 was closed between Red Roses and Kilgetty due to concerns for the welfare of a man on a bridge at around 9pm on Thursday (May 12).

“Officers attended and engaged with the man, managing to bring the incident to a close safely shortly before midnight. He is now receiving care and support from specialist services.”

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