Traffic backing up to M1 after crash leads to closure of Stocksbridge Bypass in Sheffield

Traffic is backing up to the M1 after a collision near to the Stocksbridge Bypass in Sheffield this morning.

Friday, 26th October 2018, 10:07 am
Updated Friday, 26th October 2018, 10:13 am
A lorry and two cars were involved in a collision on the Stocksbridge Bypass this morning

A lorry and two cars were involved in a smash near to the Mustard Pot Pub on Mortimer Road just before 8.10am.

Nobody was seriously injured.

CRIME: Teenager injured in double stabbing in Sheffield remains in hospital Highways England said the collision has led to the closure of the A616 in both directions between the A61 and A628.

A lorry and two cars were involved in a collision on the Stocksbridge Bypass this morning

South Yorkshire Police said that '˜due to the complexity of the removal of the vehicles, it is causing traffic to back up to the M1'.

Police officers are at the scene.