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M53 Closed - Police Incident #1024810
29th Oct 2016 10:44am
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Anybody know what going on?

M53 Junction 2 to 3 closed - tail backs etc - police incident approx 1130 today

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Re: M53 Closed - Police Incident [Re: daveoffshore] #1024811
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Someone been threatening to jump from the bridge by Upton station. Been there since around 6 this morning.

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Just experienced these delays trying to go from bidston to sainsburys in upton. Roads closed off next to the co op at the bottom of ford hill near Noctorum.

Round the world to wood church road and then give up....


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Re: M53 Closed - Police Incident [Re: daveoffshore] #1024834
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It has just taken me an hour to get from New Brighton
to Upton to rescue daughter with baby from broken
down car. Roads choked up either side of M53.

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Thanks for the heads up on this this morning changed plans to avoid area. Surprised its still ongoing

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I think this incident really highlights how the M53 cuts the Wirral in half, once Upton bridge was closed Arrowe park/Woodchurch became a nightmare. I had to return home from Birkenhead via Leasowe Road.

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Originally Posted by adrianb
I think this incident really highlights how the M53 cuts the Wirral in half, once Upton bridge was closed Arrowe park/Woodchurch became a nightmare. I had to return home from Birkenhead via Leasowe Road.


Don't think many roads were stopped up when they built the motorway. If anything the motorway takes a lot of traffic off the other roads


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