Warning issued as police close Penistone Road and Sheffield buses diverted

Penistone Road in Sheffield is closed this afternoon due to a police incident.

Wednesday, 28th April 2021, 1:25 pm

Travel South Yorkshire, which coordinates public transport in the city, has issued a warning about the closure.

It said the outbound carriageway has been closed by the police at the junction with Clay Wheels Lane, Wadsley Bridge.

Outbound bus services 8, 8a, 97 and 135 are being diverted via Herries Road, Wordsworth Avenue and Southey Green Road.

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Penistone Road in Sheffield is closed due to a police incident
Penistone Road in Sheffield is closed due to a police incident

Inbound services are unaffected by the incident.

South Yorkshire Police has been contacted.

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