Police are appealing for information after an 18-year-old man died, after being involved in a two-vehicle collision on the A638 Great North Road in Redhouse, Doncaster. The collision happened on December 20 at about 12.20pm when a silver BMW 316 driven by a 31 year old man towards Doncaster on the
Great North Road on the 'one way' traffic section, pulled out of a lay-by and started a u-turn manoeuvre , directly in front of a white DAF large goods vehicle, moving towards Doncaster.
The BMW spun left on the carriageway coming to rest on a grass verge facing towards Wakefield.
The 18-year-old man, from Rotherham, who was a passenger in the BMW, sustained fatal injuries. A one-year-old girl, from Wath, also travelling in the BMW suffered a life-threatening head injury, and is being treated in Sheffield Children’s Hospital.
A 15-year-old girl has been killed in a crash on the A19 in North Yorkshire. Seven others, including three other children and a baby, were injured in the incident at Chapel Haddlesey, near Selby. It happened at 20.15 on Monday when a Ford Focus and a Vauxhall Astra collided.
The A19 was closed until 5 am. The other children received minor injuries and are being treated at hospitals in York and Wakefield. Two of the three adults involved, including a man who had to be cut free from the wreckage, were seriously injured.
The 20 year old man who died in the fatal collision in Wadsley has been named as Lewis Shaw, from the Wisewood area of Sheffield.
His family have issued this statement.
"Lewis was one of the most kind hearted people that we knew he would always put others before himself and always considered other peoples feelings, he was really generous and his brother Keiron’s best friend. All who know him will miss him loads and it will be an empty place without him."
A man has been killed and two teenagers are in a critical condition in hospital following a car crash in Sheffield. It happened just after seven o'clock last night on Far Lane in Wadsley. The Silver Vauxhall Corsa lost control, hit a sign and a lamppost before overturning and hitting a wall.
The 18 year old driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries along with another 18 year old. A 20 year old man died at the scene. The third passenger in the car escaped with minor injuries. Police have appealed for the driver of a black Audi who may have seen the crash to come forward.