Police close A1198 at Papworth following incident

Police at the scene of an incident on the A1198 at Papworth

Police at the scene of an incident on the A1198 at Papworth - Credit: Archant

Police have closed the A1198 Papworth bypass following an incident earlier this afternoon (Tuesday).

At least seven police cars can be seen in a picture tweeted by BCH Road Policing, apparently surrounding a vehicle and other stationary vehicles having come from the opposite direction.

A police spokesman said: “We were called at 7.40am today with reports of a domestic in St Ives.

”There has since been a police pursuit and a man was arrested on the A1198 Papworth bypass at about 3pm. The road has been closed while a vehicle is recovered.”

Police have urged drivers to find an alternative route around the area.