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UPDATE: Closure on M65 lifted

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1:20pm 16th June 2018
(Updated 1:54pm 16th June 2018)

In the last few minutes Lancashire Police have reopened the M65 near Blackburn.

A full closure was put in place in both directions after a woman was spotted in distress on the bridge in between Junction 6 and Junction 5.

Two off duty police officers managed to get her to safety.

 

 

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