Sheffield city centre street closed and homes left without water after burst water main

Carver Street in Sheffield city centre is currently closed after a water main burst in the area.

Friday, 19th March 2021, 1:23 pm

A statement from Yorkshire Water warned that some properties in the area could be without water or experience low pressure due to the incident.

Workers are currently at the site and are working to resolve the issue.

A Travel South Yorkshire spokesperson said: “Carver Street in Sheffield City Centre remains closed due to a burst water main, expected to last until later today.

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Burst water pipe on Carver Street in Sheffield City Centre. Picture: Chris Etchells
Burst water pipe on Carver Street in Sheffield City Centre. Picture: Chris Etchells