A47 in Great Yarmouth reopens after incident involving distressed man

Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth from above. Photo: Mike Page

Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth from above. Photo: Mike Page

A busy road has reopened after police dealt with a distressed man.

The Breydon Bridge in Great Yarmouth, which carries the A47, was closed to traffic during the incident

Emergency services were called just before 12.50pm and the police shut the road shortly after.

They were on the scene for around an hour before the road was reopened and the man was safely with the police.