Emergency services called out to concern for safety on Doncaster bridge

Emergency services were called out to a ‘concern for safety’ on a Doncaster bridge on Wednesday evening.

By Rahmah Ghazali
Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, 9:40 pm
Updated Wednesday, 22nd January 2020, 9:41 pm

South Yorkshire Police said police were deployed to Doncaster’s St George’s Bridge after they were alerted to the presence of a 14-year-old girl on the bridge.

A spokeswoman said: “It was a young female, 14 years old...she wasn’t well.”

Eyewitnesses said three emergency vehicles including an ambulance were seen near Doncaster College where the bridge crosses the canal.

Police were called out to a concern for safety on Doncaster's St George's Bridge.

The teenager has since been brought to safety.