Woodhead Pass CLOSED due to broken down vehicle on bridge 

The Woodhead Pass is closed this evening after a vehicle broke down on a bridge.  

Highways England tweeted at 5pm that there is a full closure in place in both directions as the stricken vehicle in blocking Salters Bridge. 

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Police are at the scene and dealing with the incident at the moment. 

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Woodhead Pass. Picture: Google

Woodhead Pass. Picture: Google

It is not yet known when the road will reopen.