British police close River Thames crossing in security incident

Police shut a major road bridge crossing the River Thames near London on Friday after arresting a man acting "unusually" and locating a suspicious item.
Kent Police said they had been called to the Dartford Crossing, which carries traffic on the M25 London orbital motorway to the east of the British capital, after reports a pedestrian was behaving strangely.
"The male has been arrested. Officers have located a suspicious item and have closed the crossing whilst enquiries continue," police said in a statement.
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