Police probe motorway bridge plunge

Police called after man seen ‘walking towards’ traffic on A27

A young man is recovering in hospital after falling from a motorway bridge.

The patient - who is reported to be in his 20s and from the Portsmouth area - plunged from the flyover at the Portsbridge roundabout, Portsmouth, at around 3.20pm on Friday.

He sustained multiple non-life-threatening injuries and was taken to Queen Alexandra Hospital, Cosham.

Police said they were still investigating how the accident happened.

They do not believe anyone else was involved.

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