Police at Marine Lake Bridge Southport; knife also found at scene – Update!

4th March 2017

Emergency services were called to the Marine Way Bridge, Southport shortly after midday (Saturday 4th March 2017). Police apparently arrived to find that a male had been struck by a vehicle traveling along the bridge.

Update, Knife taken away by Police:

A witness has since come forward alleging to OTS News that police have now bagged up and taken away a ‘knife’ at the accident scene.

OTS News reported earlier that a woman was assaulted by a male near to Southport’s pier. Following this assault he jumped in front of a car on the Marine Way Bridge.

WATCH | Marine Way Bridge closed after man was struck by car

Police were swiftly on the scene.

Pat Regan © 


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