Photos show aftermath of multi-vehicle smash involving bus on major Doncaster road

These photos show the aftermath of a multi-vehicle collision on one of Doncaster’s busiest roads earlier this afternoon.

Tuesday, 4th May 2021, 7:35 pm
These photos show the aftermath of the crash in Wheatley Hills.

Emergency services were called to Thorne Road in Wheatley Hills this afternoon after a major collision closed the carriageway and led to delays for motorists.

A bus, van and two other vehicles are understood to have been involved in the collision which took place close to the junction with Crossways, a short distance from the Wheatley Hotel.

Photos taken by one of the passengers on the bus show damage to the front of the First bus while a van and silver car also suffered extensive frontal damage in the incident.

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Erin Hannah Slingsby said the collision occured when a vehicle pulled out in front of the bus.

Debris from the smash was strewn across the carriageway but the road was able to re-open shortly afterwards.

We have contacted South Yorkshire Police and South Yorkshire Fire for further details.