Several hundred people were trapped in the Mall “Meadowhall” in the British city of Sheffield in the floods due to heavy rains, reports the Guardian newspaper. If you are in the “Meadowhall”, do not leave the Mall and wait for further information. Do not attempt to go there to pick someone up” – leads edition the words of the police officials of South Yorkshire.
According to the newspaper, the Mall held a pre-Christmas event, so in the building there were a lot of children.
In the area of 21.00, police in South Yorkshire said on Twitter, people began to leave the Mall.
“As soon as the movement, which remains tense, yet relaxed, people are assisted to leave the “Meadowhall” – said in a Twitter police.