Reported '˜confrontations' over huge traffic build-up near Sheffield Wednesday's Hillsborough Stadium

A huge traffic build-up close to Sheffield Wednesday's Hillsborough Stadium is reportedly leading to confrontations between frustrated drivers.Â

Saturday, 24th November 2018, 5:34 pm
Updated Saturday, 24th November 2018, 5:40 pm
Wordsworth Avenue, Sheffield. Picture: Google

There are temporary traffic lights up in the area which is leading to delays for bus services and other vehicles.

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There is also extra traffic due to fans making their way out of the Sheffield Wednesday v Derby County match.  

One witness said there is particular traffic build-up along several main roads including Wordsworth Avenue, Southey Green Road, Halifax Road and Deerlands Avenue.

He described how tensions are running high and added: 'It's gridlocked and people are getting frustrated leading to confrontations.

Wordsworth Avenue, Sheffield. Picture: Google

'No fighting (yet) just loads of horn honking and abuse shouting.'