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.

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.

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

The teenager has since been brought to safety.