SHEFFIELD TRAM CRASH: First pictures and video footage emerges from sceneÂ

The first video footage and pictures have emerged from the scene of a crash between a tram and a car in Sheffield this evening.Â

Friday, 30th November 2018, 18:27 pm
Updated Friday, 30th November 2018, 18:35 pm

Witnesses said it happened on Staniforth Road, close to Woodbourn Road tram stop, in Attercliffe at about 4.30pm. 

A picture appearing to show the smashed vehicle.

There has been unconfirmed reports of injuries. 

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Trams and buses are being diverted away from the area. 

The incident happened close to where one of the new Sheffield to Rotherham tram-trains hit a lorry and derailed in October. 

Road closure.

In December 2016, an 81-year-old man was killed after being struck by a tram near the Woodbourn Road tram stop.

More to follow.  

The scene.
Police at the scene.
Debris from the vehicle.
Police at the scene.
Front of the tram.