A 21-year-old man has died and three teenage girls have been injured, one critically, after a crash in Sheffield.
Police were called to Ellesmere Road in Burngreave at around 3.40am this morning after reports that a silver Astra was on fire after hitting a tree.
The driver of the car, died at the scene. The front seat passenger, a 13-year-old girl, was taken to hospital suffering serious injuries. Her condition is described as critical.
Two female backseat passengers, aged 16 and 17 suffered minor injuries.
Officers have closed a number of roads including Earldom Street, Earldom Road, Petre Street and Sutherland Road. The roads will remain closed for some time while investigations are ongoing at the scene.
A gang of fraudsters have been found guilty of a series of "crash for cash" scams worth more than half a million pounds.
A major police investigation began after they staged a bus crash in the Burngreave area of Sheffield two years ago. Detectives eventually linked them to 10 more incidents in Sheffield, Rotherham and Halifax.
A man has been arrested after a man was shot in Sheffield.
A 22-year-old man from Burngreave suffered gun shot wounds to his hand and arm on Tuesday 9 October. It is understood he was shot on Burngreave Road between 7pm and 7.30pm.
Officers want to hear from anyone who heard or saw anything suspicious that can help with the investigation.