TRAFFIC ALERT: Animals on the motorway causing major delays in South Yorkshire

Animals on the M1 motorway in South Yorkshire are causing major delays this afternoon.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 2:14 pm
Updated Tuesday, 10th January 2017, 2:21 pm

The incident is causing long traffic queues for drivers travelling on main roads between Meadowhall and Rotherham.

The main area affected is the M1 northbound between junctions 34 and 35.

Emergency services are understood to be tackling the incident.