Delays after car crashes off motorway on M1 near Sheffield

Delays are expected for some motorists in South Yorkshire after a car left the motorway and ended up in its side in a field.

By The Newsroom
Sunday, 24th July 2016, 8:32 pm
Updated Sunday, 24th July 2016, 9:39 pm
Animals are reported to beon the road on A1(M) northbound between J37, A635 (Marr) and J38, A638 (Red House).
Animals are reported to beon the road on A1(M) northbound between J37, A635 (Marr) and J38, A638 (Red House).

The M1 southbound near junction 35 (Chapeltown) has a lane closed this evening, South Yorkshire Police said.

The force’s tweet said: “Delays on M1 south junction 35 as vehicle left the road. Luckily minor injuries only, all lanes will be open soon.”

Delays are expected to clear this evening.

Traffic may be heavier than usual in parts of the city centre as well tonight due to Tramlines Festival finishing this evening.