PICTURES AND VIDEO: Busy Sheffield road cordoned off following serious crash 

Pictures and video footage has emerged from the scene of a major crash near Sheffield city centre this morning. 

There is a huge police cordon in place at St Mary’s Gate between the roundabouts of London Road and Ecclesall Road, which has been closed to traffic for several hours.

Road closure.

Road closure.

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A police forensic collision investigation vehicle was conducting speed and braking tests up and down the road. 

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Witnesses claimed there has been a serious crash overnight. 

Cordon in place.

Cordon in place.

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South Yorkshire Police are due to release further details this morning. 

Police car.

Police car.

Police cordon.

Police cordon.

The cordon.

The cordon.

The area has been sealed off.

The area has been sealed off.

Officers at the scene.

Officers at the scene.