Man brought to safety from wrong side of Queen Alexandra Bridge in Sunderland

The incident took place on the Queen Alexandra Bridge in Sunderland.
The incident took place on the Queen Alexandra Bridge in Sunderland.

Emergency services brought a man to safety from the Queen Alexandra Bridge in Sunderland this morning.

Northumbria Police were called to the bridge at 6.45am after they received a report of a man on the wrong side of the railings.

Emergency services including Sunderland Coastguard attended the incident and the man is now safely back on the right side of the railings.