The former Sheffield United striker Peter Ndlovu is in a critical condition after a car crash in Zimbabwe, in which his younger brother Adam was killed. The 39 year old is in a coma in hospital in after the accident near Victoria Falls.
The Zimbabwean international played for Coventry City and Birmingham City, and had a short spell on loan with Huddersfield before signing for Sheffield United in 2001. He made 130 appearances for the Blades, scoring 30 goals.
Police are appealing for witnesses to a collision which has left a woman in a life-threatening condition.
At 7pm yesterday evening on the A61, Wakefield Road, Barnsley, a black Honda CRV travelling towards Barnsley collided with two pedestrians crossing the road.
One pedestrian, a 48-year-old Barnsley woman sustained a broken pelvis and leg and a head injury. She's in a life-threatening condition at Northern General Hospital. The second pedestrian, a 44-year-old Barnsley man suffered a broken leg. He's in a serious condition at Barnsley Hospital
The driver of the Honda, a 53-year-old Barnsley man has been arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving.
Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident 1055 of 1 December 2012.
A woman has died in a car crash in Lincoln. Police were called to the A16 London Road at Driby Top near Alford at around 2:45pm. 2 cars were involved. The female passenger of one car was pronounced dead at the scene. The male of driver of that car was taken to Hull Royal Infirmary by Air Ambulance.
A 3-year-old boy, who was also a passenger, has been taken to Grimsby Hospital. His condition has not been confirmed. Police say they think they are a group of foreign nationals who live in Skegness, but say they are still trying to officially identify them.
The woman driver of the other car and her passenger have been taken to Grimsby Hospital.
A woman has died after being hit by car in Sheffield.
It happened on 4 July at 7:10am when a green Toyota Yaris was travelling on Tyler Street when it is believed to have mounted the offside kerb and collided with a Sheffield woman, who was walking in the opposite direction.
The 53-year-old was thrown from the pavement onto the banking next to the railway.
A 49-year-old woman from Sheffield has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.