Pedestrian, 21, fighting for life after collision in Barnsley

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A pedestrian is fighting for life after being struck by a car in Barnsley.

The 21-year-old man was struck by a Renault Clio travelling along the A628 Westway from the Alhambra roundabout towards the Townend roundabout, at 10.50pm last night.

South Yorkshire Police said the collision occurred close to the junction with Wellington Street.

The pedestrian was rushed to hospital, where he remains today in a critical condition.

The driver of the Renault Clio, a 77-year-old man, was not injured.

Witnesses or anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.