Major Derbyshire road reopens after police respond to ‘concern for safety’ incident

A major road in Derbyshire has reopened after a closure due to concerns for a man’s safety.

Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 11:36 am
Updated Tuesday, 11th May 2021, 11:38 am

Police and ambulance crews were called to the incident this morning between the A38/B6441 Hartshay Roundabout and Wyatts Way in Ripley.

The A610 was closed in both directions while emergency services dealt with the situation.

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The A610 in Ripley was closed earlier today following reports of concern for a man's safety

Motorists were urged to avoid the area as a result.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesperson said the incident was brought to a safe conclusion and that the man was left in the care of ambulance staff.

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