M1 traffic Sheffield: Motorway closed in both directions due to 'police-led' incident

Delays are expected on the M1 in South Yorkshire due a section being closed in both directions as a result of a ‘police-led’ incident this morning.

A section of the M1 is currently in the process of being closed in both directions between Junction 34 and 35, near Ecclesfield, Sheffield and Rotherham, a spokesperson for National Highways Yorkshire said on Twitter a few moments ago.

The spokesperson added that the closure is due to a South Yorkshire Police-led incident

The force has been contacted for more information.