Drivers skid down icy Sheffield road before dramatic early-morning crash

Driving in icy conditions is always a difficult task and it's made even worse when you're trying to navigate a hill.

Monday, 12th February 2018, 1:35 pm
Updated Monday, 12th February 2018, 1:40 pm
Crash in Sheffield - Credit: Sheffield West NHP

And that was the case for these two drivers who collided after skidding down a street in Sheffield this morning.

Officers from Sheffield West NHP were called to the crash in Woodseats after two cars skidded and crashed before coming to a stop in the middle of the street.

Crash in Sheffield - Credit: Sheffield West NHP

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Three arrested after Sheffield United v Leeds gameA South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Not content on missing out on the Winter #Olympics, Woodseats have devised their own version of curling.

"Unfortunately, this effort warranted a gold medal. Thankfully, no injuries, just an officer with a bruised ego......and bottom!"

Man scarred for life in horrific Sheffield city centre attackThis was just one of a number of crashes in Sheffield as a result of the treacherous driving conditions.

Icy roads causing crashes and congestion in SheffieldThe Sheffield West neighbourhood policing team said there were four road traffic collisions within a short space of time this morning and a warning was issued about road conditions.

Crash in Sheffield - Credit: Sheffield West NHP