Police have been called out after a woman in distress was spotted on a bridge above the A500 in Stoke-on-Trent.
On arrival, police negotiators began talking the woman down and by 5.30am the situation had been safely resolved.
The D-Road had been closed while the incident was dealt with and reopened shortly after its conclusion.
A Staffordshire Police spokesman said: “We were called at 3.50am to reports of a vulnerable female on the wrong side of railings at the Stoke Road bridge.
“She is now safely with officers. The A500 was closed or the duration of the incident.”
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