Traffic chaos through Magdalen Street and Anglia Square after concerns for woman’s safety

Police are investigating after a Norwich butchers was targeted. Picture: Denise Bradley

Police are investigating after a Norwich butchers was targeted. Picture: Denise Bradley - Credit: Copyright: Archant 2016

There are traffic problems and severe bus service disruptions through Magdalen Street and Anglia Square after being closed to traffic this afternoon after police were called to fears for a woman's safety.

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Police arrived on scene and brought the women to safety and she is now being taken to Norfolk and Norwich University Hospital.

First Buses tweeted that routes through Anglia Square were closed at 5.30pm this afternoon.

Norwich Police replied at 5.45pm saying the roads had been reopened.

Bus routes are now facing large delays as rush hour hits the city.

First Buses has apologised for the delays.

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