A person has died in an “incident involving police firearms” on a road near Bristol, Avon and Somerset Police mentioned.
The A369 was once closed at Portbury, with reference to the M5 west of Bristol, a spokesman mentioned.
An eyewitness claimed he noticed police shoot right into a automotive that have been stopped.
David Ellison instructed BBC Radio Bristol: “As I got here out of Portishead to sign up for the highway I were given stopped. Ahead of me have been police in the road.