Bridlington ‘police incident’ with investigators probing seafront pub – live…

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Bridlington ‘police incident’ with investigators probing seafront pub – live…

Bridlington ‘police incident’ with investigators probing seafront pub – live updates
2021-08-21 08:01:00
Video LoadingVideo UnavailableClick to playTap to playThe video will auto-play soon8CancelPlay nowHumberside Police have closed a central route in Bridlington this morning and have begun an intensive investigation outside a public house. Hilderthorpe Road was closed at 5.30am today (August 21) following what has only been described so far as an “incident” by the police. The busy stretch of road has remained closed since and motorists have been advised to find alternative routes although traffic services suggest that there is currently no congestion as a result of the closure. Read more: Police statement after armed police surround house in west Hull The A1038 (Hilderthorpe Road) is closed in both directions between Bridge Street and Beckhill a the investigation is underway with crime scene investigation officers on scene. Their attention is focused in and around The Hilderthorpe pub, with a tent erected over a section of pavement. Humberside Police tweeted at 5.52am: “Please be aware that Hilderthorpe Road, Bridlington is closed between Bridge Street and Beck Hill whilst emergency services are in attendance at an incident. Please avoid the area if possible. Thank you.” The nature of the incident which has forced the closure remains unknown at this time but a blue forensic tent and evidence cones have been seen in use. The latest updates will appear in the blog below. 10:50Gregory FordPolice efforts focused on Hilderthorpe PubThe Humberside Police investigation is focused on the area immediately outside the Hilderthorpe Pub with detectives working alongside scenes of crime officers.The blue tent is covering a number of evidence cones and a witness has described a pool of blood in that area.Pictures: Duncan Young/GNP10:42Gregory FordPictures from the scene as the investigation is underway Pictures: Duncan Young/GNP09:21Gregory FordPolice activity focused on area outside pub says witness A witness at the scene has described two police officers standing at the tape that is part of the road closure with what appears to be Scenes of Crime working behind them.The witness describes two officers in their white suits searching the area outside the Hilderthrope Pub with a blue tent cover nearby.08:52Gregory FordHumberside Police TweetDue to a Police incident, Hilderthorpe Road in Bridlington is currently closed in both directions between Bridge Street and Beckhill. pic.twitter.com/X4rsvo2z7G— Humberside Police (@Humberbeat) August 21, 2021 Video LoadingVideo UnavailableClick to playTap to playThe video will auto-play soon8CancelPlay now

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