Traffic chaos as Sheffield Parkway remains closed following crash

The Sheffield Parkway into the city centre is still closed this afternoon - nearly four hours after after a crash.

Tuesday, 26th September 2017, 1:06 pm
Updated Wednesday, 4th October 2017, 10:45 am
Investigations are still being carried out on the Sheffield Parkway following a crash earlier this morning
Investigations are still being carried out on the Sheffield Parkway following a crash earlier this morning

Police investigations are still being carried out at the scene of the three-car crash, close to the Prince of Wales Road junction.

The cars involved in the collision, which happened at 8.20am, remain at the scene.

A South Yorkshire Police spokeswoman said it is hoped that the road will re-open at around 1pm.

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Earlier this morning the force said that nobody had been seriously injured in the incident.

A diversion is in place, taking motorists to the city centre via Handsworth Road, Staniforth Road and Attercliffe Road.