Police give all clear following Harold Wood bomb scare

Harold Wood station bomb scare

The incident was stood down just after 12pm after police were called at around 10.45am. - Credit: Paige Mel Loftman

A bomb scare at Harold Wood station has turned out to be a false alarm.

Police were called to Station Road at approximately 10.45am today - Thursday, July 15 - to reports of a "suspected ordnance".

Road closures were put into place while the police investigated the item.

The incident was stood down at around 12.04pm.

All road closures have since been lifted.

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