Man injured in M1 smash

A man aged in his 30s sustained minor injuries in a collision on the M1 last night.

By Lee Peace
Thursday, 31st December 2015, 8:15 am

The incident happened between junction 31 and 32 at about 9.20pm

His injuries were not serious and he was treated at the scene by emergency services.

A spokesman for the fire service said only one vehicle was involved in the collision.

Elsewhere, firefighters from Rotherham Central Station were called out to pump water from a flooded road in Rotherham.

St Anns Road was closed for about an hour from 10.20pm while excess water was drained.

Arsonists set fire to a car in Alpha Road, East Dene, at about 2.30am this morning.

Neighbours had already put the blaze out when firefighters from Rotherham Central Station arrived.