Buses suspended along Sheffield road due to vandalism

Buses running along a Sheffield road have been suspended due to vandalism.

Monday, 11th November 2019, 7:45 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th November 2019, 6:30 pm
Margate Drive, Grimesthorpe (google)

First South Yorkshire said its services will not be operating along Margate Drive, in Grimesthorpe, for the rest of the day.

Posting on Twitter, a spokesperson for the firm said: “Due to vandalism we will not be operating on Margate Drive for the rest of today. Apologies for any inconvenience caused.”

No further details have been released about the incident.

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Last month emergency services were alerted to a shooting in Margate Drive after a white Seat estate, operated by City Taxis, was shot at as the driver pulled up for a pre-booked fare.

It is not known if the two incidents are linked.