FIRST PICTURE and eyewitness account from ‘major accident’ near Meadowhall 

The first picture and eyewitness account has emerged from what is being described as a ‘major accident’ near Meadowhall this evening.  

A bystander took this picture showing emergency services at the scene of an incident in Brightside Lane at about 4pm. 

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He described it as a major accident’ and added that traffic is at a ‘standstill’.

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A picture from the scene.

A picture from the scene.

First South Yorkshire confirmed that there has been an accident and a number of bus services are being diverted at the moment. 

South Yorkshire Police has been contacted for comment. 

We are waiting for a reply.