Sheffield Parkway smash causes chaos for motorists as tailback stretches to motorway

Motorists are stuck in queues stretching back to the M1 after a collision on the Sheffield Parkway this morning.

Tuesday, 22nd October 2019, 6:14 pm

Emergency services were alerted to the smash close to Nunnery Square on the inbound carriageway at around 8am and said four vehicles were involved, including a taxi.

South Yorkshire Police said a woman is believed to have suffered a medical episode behind the wheel before colliding with three other vehicles.

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A collision on the Sheffield Parkway is causing delays for motorists heading into Sheffield this morning (Picture: Glyn Ryles)

Paramedics and police officers are currently at the scene and all lanes are currently blocked.

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A witness said a an Uber taxi and a Honda were involved and for a time a woman was trapped in her car.

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He said her driver's side front wheel was ‘almost ripped off’ in the collision.

South Yorkshire Police said no serious injuries have been reported.