Sheffield council issues advice over surface water on city's roads

Sheffield council has issued a warning about surface water on the city's road's this morning following flash flooding yesterday and more rain this morning.

Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 8:44 am
Updated Tuesday, 22nd November 2016, 11:27 am
Summerfield Street, Sheffield

Council workers spent the night clearing flooded roads across Sheffield after torrential downpours left many under water.

A council spokesman said: "Please drive with care this morning as many roads have standing surface water on them."

This morning, Limb Lane in Dore; Ecclesfield Road at Woolley Wood Road; part of Sheffield Road, Tinsley and Newman Road, Wincobank in Sheffield are blocked because of flooding.

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The council has cleared a number of roads including Deerlands Avenue, Parson Cross; Fife Street, Wincobank; Twentywell Road, Bradway; Earl Marshall Road, Fir Vale and Manchester Road, Crosspool.

Hicks Street in Neepsend; the junction of Owler Lane and Upwell Street, Fir Vale; Napier Street at the junction with Cemetery Road, Sharrow; Bocking Lane, Beauchief and Popple Street, Page Hall were also cleared overnight.