Busy road in Sheffield closed due to burst water main

Hollinsend Road in Gleadless, Sheffield (pic: Google)
Hollinsend Road in Gleadless, Sheffield (pic: Google)
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A busy road in Sheffield has been closed due to a burst water main.

Hollinsend Road in Gleadless has been closed, with traffic diverted via Seagrave Crescent and Ridgeway Road.

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Yorkshire Water said engineers were repairing the fault but some customers may be left without water or with low water pressure until the work is complete.

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First South Yorkshire said at around 3.30pm that the road remained closed, with the 8 and 8A bus services on diversion.

Yorkshire Water apologised to any customers affected and said it hoped to have the water main back in service 'as soon as possible'.