UPDATED: A35 now open after a police incident

UPDATED: A35 now open after a police incident

Published by Maria Greenwood at 7:31am 17th March 2020. (Updated at 8:24am 17th March 2020)

Part of the A35 was closed this morning.

Dorset Police was called at 4.35am to a report of concern for the welfare of a man on a bridge over the A35 near to Bakers Arms roundabout in Poole.

Officers attended and road closures were put in place as a precaution.

The man was brought to safety at around 7.25am and given the appropriate care.

The road has now been reopened.