Police save woman on top of multi-storey car park in St Albans

Road blockage by Russell Avenue car park. Picture: Archant

Road blockage by Russell Avenue car park. Picture: Archant - Credit: Archant

A woman was saved from the top of a multi-storey car park in St Albans today.

Road blockage by Russell Avenue car park. Picture: Archant

Road blockage by Russell Avenue car park. Picture: Archant - Credit: Archant

Emergency services rushed to help a woman, in her 20s, who was on top of the car park in Russell Avenue at about 11.15am.

She has now been detained under the Mental Health Act.

They closed the road and diverted traffic while the incident was taking place.

Road blockage by Russell Avenue car park. Picture: Archant

Road blockage by Russell Avenue car park. Picture: Archant - Credit: Archant