Tram reportedly crashes into car near Sheffield city centre

A tram and a car have reportedly crashed into each other close to Sheffield city centre. 

Witnesses said it happened on Staniforth Road, close to Woodbourn Road tram stop, in Attercliffe at about 4.30pm. 

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There has been unconfirmed reports of injuries. 

Trams and buses are being diverted away from the area. 

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Road closure.

Road closure.

The incident happened close to where a tram hit a lorry and derailed in October. 

In December 2016, an 81-year-old man was killed after being struck by a tram near the Woodbourn Road tram stop.

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Stagecoach Supertram nor South Yorkshire Police have released any details about the crash yet. 

We have contacted them and are waiting for replies.