Driver’s lucky escape after car overturns on Sheffield road near Meadowhall

The driver remarkably walked away uninjured after this car overturned on a road in Sheffield.

By Robert Cumber
Wednesday, 03 April, 2019, 16:04

Emergency services were called to the crash on Grange Mill Lane, beside the M1 motorway near Meadowhall, today.

The car overturned on Grange Mill Lane, in Sheffield, after clipping the kerb while attempting to overtake another vehicle

South Yorkshire Police said the driver, who was unhurt, told how he had clipped the kerb while attempting to overtake another vehicle.

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The force’s operational support team said: “Not the wisest move, especially in an old car like this. He's very luck not to have been seriously injured.”

Police said the driver walked away from the crash unhurt