First pictures from 'horrendous' crash scene after bus ploughs into barbers in Sheffield

A crash scene in Sheffield has been described as ‘horrendous’ this morning after a bus ploughed into a barbers.

Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 8:47 am
Updated Wednesday, 29th January 2020, 3:00 pm

Emergency services are dealing with the smash on Handsworth Road, Handsworth, after a bus with children onboard crashed into Stay Fresh Barbers.

All the passengers onboard the bus have now left the vehicle and it is not believed that anyone was seriously hurt.

But a passer-by described the aftermath of the crash as ‘horrendous’.

Sign up to our daily newsletter

The i newsletter cut through the noise

A bus has crashed into a barbers in Handsworth, Sheffield, this morning

He said: “There were lots of people in silver blankets. There were kids involved I think but they looked ok.

“I couldn't see the driver.

“It looked horrendous.There were lots of people in silver blankets.”

South Yorkshire Police said: “Emergency services are currently on scene in Handsworth Road, responding to reports of a road traffic collision."The force said there were no immediate reports of any serious injuries.

Debris at the scene of a collision in Handsworth this morning after a bus crashed into a barbers

Police, paramedics and firefighters were deployed to the crash scene.

More to follow.