Man in his 50s dies after being hit by a lorry on Barnsley Road in Hickleton

A635 Barnsley Road in Hickleton Credit: Google Maps

A man has died after being hit by a lorry.

Emergency services were called at 9.33am on Monday to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and an articulated lorry on the A635 Barnsley Road, Hickleton in Doncaster.

He was taken to hospital, but died a short time later.

The A635 was closed to allow police to carry out enquiries, it has since reopened.Officers are appealing for witnesses to come forward.

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