UPDATED: Accident causing substantial delays on busy Sheffield road

A busy Sheffield road which was closed after an accident has now reopened.

Thursday, 17th March 2016, 9:25 am
Updated Thursday, 17th March 2016, 10:11 am
A6109 Brightside Lane closed due to a crash

Commuters contacted The Star to report the crash, which caused the A6109 Brightside Lane to be closed between Atlas and Forgemasters.

One of the vehicles involved in the incident – which occurred between B6083 Newhall Road, East Coast Road and Carwood Road – was reportedly left on its roof.

Motorists spoke of delays of up to 90 minutes getting to work this morning.

Sheffield Council confirmed the road has now reopened.

Nobody from South Yorkshire Police was available to comment on the incident at this stage.