STORM CIARA: Video shows Ecclesall Road submerged in flood water as motorists forced to drive through

Drivers are being warned about the dangerous conditions

Sunday, 9th February 2020, 2:00 pm
Updated Sunday, 9th February 2020, 5:31 pm

Ecclesall Road has been flooded, as Storm Ciara causes treacherous driving conditions across South Yorkshire.

South Yorkshire Police Superintendent Colin McFarlane said: “The severe weather is currently causing some issues across the county, with some localised flooding, damage to buildings and roads blocked due to debris and fallen trees.

“I would urge anyone travelling today to take extra care.”

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Ecclesall Road

There are also problems affecting the Woodhead Pass, Tinsley Viaduct and the Parkway.