Sheffield road closed and emergency services on scene after crash between car and lorry

A road is blocked after a crash on a busy road in a Sheffield suburb.

Tuesday, 15th June 2021, 1:45 pm

Police, firefighters and paramedics were deployed after a collision between a car and lorry on Handsworth Road, Handsworth, on the stretch near to the Shell filling station, at around 12.30pm.

Traffic is being diverted away from the crash scene via Richmond Road.

South Yorkshire Police said a woman was trapped in the car and cut free by firefighters.

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A car and lorry were involved in a collision in Handsworth earlier today
A car and lorry were involved in a collision in Handsworth earlier today

She has been taken to hospital but her injuries are not deemed life threatening.