Wet surface warning after three crashes on South Yorkshire motorways
Police have issued a warning to motorists, after three crashes took place on South Yorkshire motorways this morning.
Thankfully, no-one was injured in any of the collisions, but police urged motorists to be particularly careful on the roads when several days of sunshine are followed by heavy rainfall.
A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: “Long periods of dry weather followed by a downpour can make roads extremely slippery and greatly increase your stopping distances.”
One collision took place on the M18 Southbound, between Junctions 2 to 1, from Doncaster to Bramley, Rotherham.
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Another crash took place on Junction 34 of the M1 Southbound at Meadowhall.
The Jaguar pictured crashed near to Junction 36 of the M1 Northbound at Barnsley.