Fears for safety of man at multi-storey car park

Police closed off the area surrounding a busy Preston street after concerns were raised over the welfare of a man.

Sunday, 15th January 2017, 12:55 pm
Updated Sunday, 15th January 2017, 2:16 pm
The area surrounding the bus station at Preston was closed off

Police were called at around 11.30am by a young woman who said she was worried about a man in the multi-storey car park in Market Street.

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Emergency services arrived at the scene and the area was closed off while police and paramedics ensured the safety of the man.

A police spokesman said: “The man was located and officers and abulance services remain at the scene.

“The situation has been resolved and the area should be re-opening soon.”