A serious highway was shut off by police this morning attributable to an ‘ongoing incident’.
Oxford Road was shut off in each instructions between Booth Street West and Dover Street on Sunday morning. The closure got here into pressure at round 6.20am.
It just isn’t but recognized what brought on the closure, however journey providers reported it was attributable to a crash. Bus providers had been being pressured to divert and police had been referred to as to the scene.
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Transport for Greater Manchester earlier tweeted: “Oxford Road is closed between Booth Street West & Dover Street in each instructions attributable to an ongoing police incident.
“All local buses are diverting via Hathersage Road, Upper Brook Street and Booth Street East in both directions.”
Travel service Inrix stated: “Oxford Road in both directions closed due to accident investigation work between Dover Street and Booth Street East.”
The highway reopened simply after 8.30am. GMP have been contacted for extra particulars.
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Road has now reopened
Oxford Road has now reopened, TfGM affirm.
Road stays shut
Travel service Inrix says the highway stays shut: “Oxford Road in both directions closed due to accident investigation work between Dover Street and Booth Street East.”