Live updates

Police seek driver after Sheffield collision

Police would like to speak to the driver of a car who is believed to have taken a pedestrian to hospital following a collision in Sheffield.

At around 9.20pm on Sunday 16 August, a black Ford Focus was travelling along London Road when it was in collision with a pedestrian at the junction with Abbeydale Road.

The driver of the Focus stopped at the scene, picked up the pedestrian, a 20-year-old man, and placed him in the car.

The man, who suffered serious injuries to his hands and neck, was then dropped off outside the Hallamshire Hospital and the vehicle is reported to have left the scene.

Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting incident number 1163 of August 16 2015.

Woman pedestrian killed

Police are appealing for witnesses to a fatal road traffic accident which left one woman dead and two young girls injured.

The accident happened yesterday afternoon at 5.32pm on Swindon Road in Dewsbury when a Ford Transit Connect was in collision with three pedestrians.

A 46 year old woman died at the scene and a 10 year old girl suffered serious injuries. A 5 year old girl also sustained minor injuries.

Investigation into the circumstances of the incident remain ongoing. Any witnesses are asked to contact the Major Collision and Enquiry Team via the non emergency number 101.

Advertisement