Major motorway near Sheffield closed after two injured in crash

Two men have been injured with one airlifted to hospital after the van they were travelling in crashed into the central reservation on a major motorway near Sheffield.

Saturday, 12th May 2018, 4:22 pm
Updated Saturday, 12th May 2018, 4:31 pm
The M18 southbound link-road on to the M1 northbound

Emergency services, including the air ambulance, were called to the link-road, which connects the M18 southbound and the M1 northbound, at around 3.10pm.

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A police spokesman said two men were taken to the Northern General Hosptial with non-life threatening back and neck injuries - one via road ambulance and one via air ambulance.

The road remains closed and motorists have been told to expect delays.