UPDATE: Chattanooga Police have re-opened DuPont Parkway after being closed for a 'person in need'?

PREVIOUS STORY: Chattanooga police have closed Dupont Parkway to traffic Tuesday afternoon.

The road has been closed in both directions as well as police work to stabilize a situation. The ramps from both Amnicola Highway and SR 153 have been closed.

Police say a person is "in need" and they are working to resolve that issue.

Drivers should seek an alternate route.