Sheffield Parkway crash may have been caused by woman falling ill at wheel

A crash which led to the closure of the Sheffield Parkway today may have been caused by a woman falling ill behind the wheel.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 3:36 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th October 2017, 10:33 am
The Sheffield Parkway has re-opened this afternoon after an earlier crash
The Sheffield Parkway has re-opened this afternoon after an earlier crash

Posting on Facebook, Anthony Chambers said his car was one of those involved in the three-vehicle collision on the city-bound stretch of the dual carriageway, close to the Prince of Wales Road junction at 8.20am today.

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He said the collision may have been down to another driver suffering a 'serious medical episode' at the wheel.

South Yorkshire Police said the road was re-opened at 1.30pm.

No other details have been released.