Wakefield road reopens: Police respond to incident on Ings Road

Police have closed part of Ings Road in Wakefield while they respond to an incident. Picture: Google
Police have closed part of Ings Road in Wakefield while they respond to an incident. Picture: Google

A major road in Wakefield city centre has reopened following a police incident earlier this morning.

West Yorkshire Police had shut Ings Road, close to the junction with Doncaster Road, following a call reporting concerns for a man's safety.

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Drivers were being warned to expect delays on surrounding roads as officers remained at the scene.

Issuing an update at around 9.10am, police said the road had reopened fully.