Police dealing with ‘serious incident’ on busy Doncaster road 

A major road in Doncaster is partially closed this morning due to what is described as a ‘serious police incident’.  

South Yorkshire Police’s Operational Support Team said Bawtry Road at Bessacarr is shut between Church Lane and Brocklesby Drive.

Police at the scene.

Police at the scene.

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They said this is due to a ‘serious police incident’ and is expected to be closed until 10am. 

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Unconfirmed reports online suggested there has been a road traffic accident. 

Emergency services at the scene.

Emergency services at the scene.

A picture taken at the scene also appeared to show damaged vehicles behind police tape. 

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We have asked South Yorkshire Police for more details and are waiting for a reply.