Part of Tinsley Viaduct closed to '˜high-sided' vehicles due to strong winds

Part of the Tinsley Viaduct in Sheffield is currently closed to '˜high-sided' vehicles due to strong winds.

Sunday, 13th January 2019, 3:26 pm
Updated Sunday, 13th January 2019, 3:34 pm
Tinsley Viaduct.

Highways England say that the top deck of the Tinsley Viaduct, at Junction 34 of the M1 at Tinsley, near Meadowhall, has been closed to '˜high-sided' vehicles in both directions. 

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This includes vehicles towing caravans, and a reduced speed is in place for all other vehicles.

Posting on Twitter, they said: 'The wind is currently blowing over 45mph. Take extra care.'