Live as police shut Dearne Valley Parkway after lorry comes off road

Police have shut part of a major road in Brampton[1] this afternoon.

There is currently heavy traffic on the A6195 Dearne Valley Parkway after a lorry came off the road between Broomhill roundabout and Wath Road roundabout.

It was first thought that the road had been shut due to a “police incident”.

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Our traffic partner, Inrix, is reporting the road has been closed since around 12.30pm.

Inrix said: “A6195 Dearne Valley Parkway in both directions closed, heavy traffic due to accident, a lorry involved between A635 Doncaster Road (Cathill Roundabout) and A633 Wath Road Roundabout.

“Ongoing since around 12:30, where a lorry has come off the road close to the Broomhill Roundabout. Was first reported to be a police incident.”

South Yorkshire Live has contacted police for comment and we will bring you the latest developments in our live blog below.

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References

  1. ^ Brampton (www.examinerlive.co.uk)
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