UPDATE: Motorway re-opened after earlier closure due to concern for man's safety

Police have re-opened the M621 near Leeds after an incident earlier this morning concerning a man's safety.

Thursday, 29th August 2019, 11:22 am
Updated Thursday, 29th August 2019, 12:22 pm
Highways England now say the motorway has now re-opened.

Traffic was at a standstill on the M621 heading towards the M1 just after junction 2.

Police confirmed they were called to reports of concern for a man's safety.

Traffic at a standstill as police close M621 motorwayThe ambulance service and fire crews were also in attendance.

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Highways England now say the motorway has now re-opened.