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Serious accident in South Yorkshire

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man was hit by a car in South Yorkshire.

At around 1.50pm on March 28, the driver of a black Ford Fiesta was travelling along Town Lane in the direction of Greasborough when it’s believed a pedestrian stepped out into the road and collided with the Fiesta.

The pedestrian, a 30-year-old local man, sustained serious injuries and was conveyed to Rotherham District General Hospital.

Anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 514 of the 28 March 2013.


Fatal collision in Whitby - appeal for witnesses

North Yorkshire Police is renewing an appeal for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision near Whitby.

They are also trying trace a man called Mark, who is believed to live in Whitby and was a friend of Mr Darren Stawman, who died as a result.

The collision occurred near Mickleby on the A174, at the junction with the B1266, at 8.30pm on March 24.

A grey Alfa Romeo 147 car was travelling from Staithes towards Whitby when the collision happened.

“The investigation has revealed Mr Stawman’s movements over on Friday and Saturday. However we are seeking any information that can assist with Mr Stawman’s movements between 9.30am and 8.30pm on Sunday 24 March 2013, when the collision occurred.

“I am particularly keen to trace his friend, Mark, who I believe lives in Whitby and was in contact with Mr Stawman. I urge Mark to contact me.”

– Traffic Sergeant Hamish Halloway, of North Yorkshire Police's Roads Policing Group

Anyone who can help should contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Hamish Halloway.

Man hit by car in Doncaster

A 37 year old man from Doncaster is in hospital after he was hit by a car in the town. It is understood he was trying to cross the central reservation of the A630 Balby Road yesterday, when a green Volvo struck him, near to the junction with St Johns Road.

He broke his left leg and left arm/shoulder and suffered serious cuts to his head. He is being treated at Doncaster Royal infirmary.

Anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 701 of 9 April 2012.