Sheffield school closed and placed on 'lockdown' following police incident
A Sheffield school is closed today following a police incident before lessons.
All pupils at Fir Vale School, Owler Lane, Fir Vale, have been sent home this morning following an incident 'involving a vehicle'.
The school stressed nobody was hurt but children had been sent home on the advice of South Yorkshire Police.
Police officers remain at the scene.
A resident claims a car was driven into the school gates and then towards the school reception area.
She said: "The school has been put on lockdown and kids are being sent home."
A spokeswoman said: "There was an incident at... read more
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