Accident in Barnsley upgraded to ‘major incident’ 

A road traffic accident in Barnsley has been described as a major incident. 

Bus company Stagecoach Yorkshire tweeted at about 5.30pm today that a collision has taken place at New Lodge, which has now been ‘upgraded to a major incident’. 

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It is causing significant delays on several bus services. 

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New Lodge, Barnsley. Picture: Google

New Lodge, Barnsley. Picture: Google

South Yorkshire Police has not yet released any information about the incident.