Badly parked cars leave fire engine stuck on way to Sheffield incident

Firefighters were unable to get down a Sheffield street on their way to an incident last night because of badly parked cars.

The badly parked cars.
The badly parked cars.

It happened in Manvers Road, Beighton, and this was the latest in a string of similar incidents in which fire engines have not been able to pass vehicles.

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Fortunately, this time the incident turned out to be a false alarm and a driver did come out to move their car.

But a fire service spokesperson said the obstruction “still cost us valuable time” and added: “Next time you're parking up please think - could a fire engine get through?” 

The badly parked cars.