Delays in Sheffield city begin to ease after rush-hour chaos

A crash caused lengthy rush-hour delays for motorists in Sheffield city centre.

Tuesday, 5th February 2019, 17:15 pm
Updated Thursday, 7th February 2019, 16:47 pm

Police were forced to close Brook Hill and the University Square roundabout following a one-vehicle crash at around 4pm on Tuesday.

Police at the scene. Picture: Sam Cooper / The Star.

The closure was put in place to allow recovery of the vehicle.

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It led to delays on all surrounding routes including Netherthorpe Road, Brook Hill, Broad Lane and Trippet Lane.

No-one was seriously injured in the crash.