Police incident closes Wallasey Tunnel
The Wallasey Tunnel has been closed this evening after concerns were raised for the safety of a man.
Merseytravel and traffic website Inrix were both warning of the closure which is affecting traffic heading towards Wirral .
Motorists are meanwhile being advised to use the Birkenhead Queensway Tunnel instead.
The reason for the closure has only been given as an ongoing ‘police incident’.
However, it is understood that the area around the entrance to the Kingway Tunnel has been cleared after a man was spotted standing on the wrong side of the parapet on a bridge.
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