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Man due in court over death of Barnsley man

A man is due to appear in court charged with murder following the death of a man who was hit by a car near Barnsley.

Richard Broughton Credit: South Yorkshire Police

Richard Broughton, who was 37, died following the collision in Welland Crescent in Elsecar 10 days ago.

Kayne Reece Jones, 25, will appear at Sheffield Magistrates' Court this morning.

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Police make third arrest over Barnsley death

Detectives investigating the death of a man who was hit by a car following an altercation in Barnsley have made a third arrest.

Richard Broughton

Richard Broughton, who was 37, suffered multiple injuries in the incident in Welland Crescent in Elsecar last Friday and died on Sunday. Last night police arrested a 25-year-old man on suspicion of murder.

A 23-year-old man has been charged with affray and witness intimidation and is due to appear at Sheffield Crown Court later this month.

A 35-year-old man who was arrested previously is currently on bail.

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