THERE was traffic chaos in Fremantle this afternoon, with both Stirling Highway and Canning Highway severely backed up.
A police incident that closed Stirling Bridge led to a severe traffic build-up through north and east Fremantle.
The Stirling Bridge was closed in both directions from Canning Highway to Tydeman Road.
It was reported a man wearing a mask holding signs is responsible for the incident.
— ABC Perth (@abcperth) April 6, 2017
TRAFFIC: Stirling Hwy closed both directions Tydeman Rd – Canning Hwy due to a police incident. People are being advised to avoid the area. pic.twitter.com/NBLI4JQmTR
— Nine News Perth (@9NewsPerth) April 6, 2017