Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Two injured in M1 vehicle pile-up at Tinsley

Two people have been seriously injured in a multiple vehicle accident on the M1 motorway in South Yorkshire.

All three lanes of the southbound carriageway between junctions 34 and 33 near the Tinsley viaduct at Sheffield have been closed.

The crash, involving a lorry and three cars, happened shortly before 0800 GMT and the Yorkshire Air Ambulance was called to the scene.

A number of other casualties suffered "minor" injuries.

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