July 26, 2018 9.16 am This story is over 67 months old

Police attend incident at Scunthorpe steelworks

Police are at the scene

Police are at the scene after a security alert at Scunthorpe Steelworks on Thursday morning, but the site is operating as normal.

A spokesperson for Humberside Police confirmed they are at the scene and working with British Steel on the matter.

A British Steel spokesman said: “Earlier today we received information leading to a security alert on our Scunthorpe site.

“We reported it to the police and are working closely with them. The site is operating as normal.

“We’re aware of some disruption to traffic around the site and apologise for any inconvenience this has caused.”

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