BREAKING: Bomb squad in Hulme after ‘suspicious item’ found – latest updates

BREAKING: Bomb squad in Hulme after 'suspicious item' found - latest updates

Bomb disposal experts have been called in after a suspicious item was found in Hulme.

Police say they were called just after 8am on Monday (September &) after concerns were raised about the item, found on Boundary Lane in Hulme.

“Specialist bomb disposal officers are currently making an assessment of the item,” Greater Manchester Police said in a statement.

“A cordon is place as a precaution.

Transport for Greater Manchester Manchester (TfGM) said road closures were in place Road closures on Higher Cambridge Street, Stretford Road and Boundary Lane.

Buses are being diverted and drivers are being asked to avoid the area if possible they added.

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