South Yorkshire village residents evacuated after suspected grenade found

Residents of a street in Darfield have been evacuated from their homes after what is suspected to be a grenade was found at a house.

Monday, 14th December 2020, 6:28 pm

Police are currently dealing with the incident on Cliff Road in Darfield.

Officers were called at 3:20pm and a police cordon is in place to ensure public safety.

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Ambulances at the scene.

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “Residents within the cordon area have been asked to evacuate their homes as a precautionary measure.

“The road is currently closed and motorists should avoid the area.”

Cliff Road in Darfield