A motorcyclist has been killed in a crash in Sheffield.
A Yamaha motorcycle collided with a car on Mansfield Road Intake on Sunday afternoon. They were both travelling towards the Manor when the crash happened at the junction with Cadman Road.
The 27-year-old motorcyclist was pronounced dead at the scene. The 55-year-old car driver was taken to hospital with serious injuries.
Mansfield Town defender Luke Jones is unlikely to play this season after suffering an Achilles injury in training.
The summer signing had been pencilled in for a comeback from tendonitis in the next couple of weeks, having recently started doing some light jogging.
But the club confirmed he now faces a spell on the sidelines of between ‘four to six months’.
Everton Under-21s goalkeeper Connor Hunt has joined Chesterfield on a one-month loan.
The stopper, who moved to the Toffees from Blackpool in the summer, was named on the bench for the Spireites home match against Oldham Athletic.
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Sheffield United patron and TV presenter Charlie Webster said she will quit her role with the club if they re-sign Ched Evans.
The 25-year-old former Sheffield United player and Welsh international was released from jail early yesterday morning after serving half of a five-year sentence for raping a 19-year-old woman in a hotel room.
Many Blades fans have called for him to be rehabilitated, but almost 150,000 people have signed an online petition urging the Bramall Lane club not to welcome him back.
Sheffield United has denied reports it has offered a contract to convicted rapist Ched Evans, claiming newspaper reports are "false and damaging to the club".
Following Evans' release from prison yesterday, The Sun newspaper reported that the 25-year-old's former club had offered him a two-year contract.
But Sheffield United co-chairmen, Kevin McCabe and Jim Phipps, said they were still "continuing to deliberate on any long term decision about Ched Evans."
On Wednesday, an ITV News Calendar poll found 52% of people were against him rejoining the club.