‘Serious incident’ leads to road closure on Sheffield estate

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A ‘serious incident’ has led to a road closure on a Sheffield estate this morning, with South Yorkshire Police warning that officers will be there for a number of hours.

Southey Green Road, Southey Green, is closed at its junctions with Lindsay Avenue, Crowder Road and Crowder Avenue.

Southey Green Road, Sheffield

Southey Green Road, Sheffield

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The road closure also stretches to Elm Lane and its junction with Emerson Drive.

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No other details have been released by South Yorkshire Police other than ‘the roads policing group are currently engaged at a serious incident on Southey Green Road, Sheffield.

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The force is warning people to ‘avoid the area and find an alternative route if necessary’.

More to follow.