UPDATE - Traffic Restriction Lifted - Braodway Bridge

Traffic restrictions have now been lifted on the Broadway Bridge and traffic is flowing normally. Saskatoon Police Service members along with Saskatoon Fire Department and MD Ambulance personnel dealt with a distraught young man who indicated he intended to jump off the bridge. Police Crisis Negotiators were able to speak with the individual and eventually he agreed to seek help. MD Ambulance transported the man to hospital where follow-up will be done.

The Saskatoon Police Service thanks everyone for their patience while this situation was successfully resolved.

(Occurrence Number: 16-16941)