BROMSGROVE Highway was closed during a police incident this afternoon, (February 22).

The incident on the A448 highway between Redditch and Bromsgrove led to the closure of the dual carriageway just after 2pm.

The road reopened at around 4.10pm.

The Advertiser understands a man in his 40s was talked down from a bridge near Webheath in the incident, although this has not been confirmed by West Mercia Police.

A spokesman for the force said they can confirm they attended the incident this afternoon, and said it was resolved peacefully.