Roads Closed In Police Operation On Sydney Harbour Bridge
A police operation is currently underway on the Sydney Harbour Bridge and as a result three roads have been closed and trains have been suspended.
A police operation is underway after a man was seen climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge shortly before 4.30am. Road and rail traffic is affected with several lanes closed as a precaution. Police are attempting to speak with the man now.— NSW Police (@nswpolice) April 3, 2018
Two northbound lanes and one southbound land have been affected by the closures after reports that a man has climbed the bridge.
The man was spotted on the bridge at about 4:30am this morning.
Traffic is currently only light to moderate but delays are expected to hit after 6:30am as people travel to work.
SYDNEY HARBOUR BRIDGE: Exercise caution due to a police operation. Lanes 1 and 2 northbound lanes & lane 5 southbound are closed.— Live Traffic Sydney (@LiveTrafficSyd) April 3, 2018
Police have warned that the bridge could be completely shut at little notice if their operation escalates unexpectedly.
Officers are currently trying to talk to the man.
More as we get it.