Shortly after 4.30pm today (Friday 15 February 2019) police were called to reports that a man had fallen from a bridge over the M602 around junction 2 in Eccles.
Emergency services attended and a man in his 20s has been taken to hospital. His injuries are not believed to be life threatening.
The highways Agency had tweeted that the M602 at the jucnction where he fell was closed and diversions were in place for a time, it has since been re opened again.
We have no further information on how or why this man fell from a bridge or what injuries he sustained.