Lorry topples over on road

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A BUSY South Yorkshire road was closed yesterday after a lorry overturned in high winds.

The heavy goods vehicle crashed onto its side on the St Ann’s roundabout at Fitzwilliam Road, Rotherham, just after 11.30am.

Firefighters were called to the scene to lay sand on diesel which leaked from the truck.

Meanwhile a woman was injured after her car hit a bus on Main Road, Wharncliffe Side, Sheffield.

The woman, driving a Vauxhall Astra, was taken to hospital after the crash at 1.50pm.

The road was closed, and reopened at 3.45pm.