Five-vehicle smash causing rush hour chaos in Sheffield

Motorists travelling through Sheffield tonight are experiencing extensive delays, after a crash involving four cars and a bus led to one of the city’s busiest roads being closed.

Wednesday, 24th April 2019, 17:18 pm
Updated Wednesday, 24th April 2019, 21:45 pm

Spital Hill is closed between the junctions with Savile Street and Spital Street, following the crash at around 3.45pm this afternoon.

Four cars and a bus were involved in the collision. Picture: Sam Cooper

The road is expected to remain closed for some time.

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The entirety of Derek Dooley Way is also backed up with traffic, as a result of the crash.

Four cars and a bus were involved in the collision. Picture: Sam Cooper

Police said there were reports that one person is trapped in one of the vehicles and emergency services remained at the scene.

First South Yorkshire said a number of bus services were affected by the closure.