Storm Ali: Strong winds blow roof off house in Sheffield

This is the scene on one Sheffield street today after galeforce winds rip the roof of a family home.

Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 18:19 pm
Updated Wednesday, 19th September 2018, 21:53 pm
A roof has blown off a house in Middle Hay Place, Gleadless.

The damage was caused to the house on Middle Hay Place in Gleadless earlier today.

According to reports, the house is occupied by a woman and her young children but nobody was injured during the incident.

A roof has blown off a house in Middle Hay Place, Gleadless.

Gleadless Road also remains blocked off for motorists travelling towards Gleadless Townend due to a fallen tree.

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Weather warnings issued by the Met Office remain in place for strong winds, caused by Storm Ali'“ the first named storm of the season.