UPDATE: Bridge drama which closed Hartlepool road is over

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A WOMAN who caused concern after she was seen on a railway bridge in Hartlepool has been brought down.

Cleveland Police were called to the railway bridge in Middleton Road just after 3.40pm today after reports of concern for the welfare of a woman on the bridge.

Officers closed the road while the incident was ongoing.

An eyewitness at the scene said the woman stepped down at about 5pm.