Sheffield road hit by flash floods

Heavy rain caused flash flooding on Chesterfield Road in Heeley.

Monday, 5th August 2019, 4:55 pm
Chesterfield Road hit by flash floods

Heavy rain caused flash flooding on Chesterfield Road in Heeley.

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Footage posted on social media showed several motorists stranded on Sunday as the road was submerged by flood water that appeared to be gushing down from the nearby railway line.

A video showed a vehicle turning back while several others drove through the water. The Met Office had previously issued a warning for thunderstorms.