AN elderly man died after he was struck by a car as he crossed a road in Barnsley, police have revealed.
The 76-year-old local man was attempting to cross Pogmoor Road, Pogmoor, when he was hit by a Mercedes E280 travelling towards Dodworth Road.
Police said the collision happened 10 yards from the junction with Wade Street at 5.45pm yesterday.
The OAP broke both his legs and suffered fatal head injuries.
Witnesses should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.