A woman aged 93 is fighting for her life today after a car reversed into her.
The pedestrian was hit by a Toyota Celica outside shops on Sandygate Road, Crosspool, at 11am on Saturday.
A police spokesman said: “The car was reversing when it collided with the woman.
“She was taken to hospital suffering what were first thought to be minor injuries but her condition deteriorated is now described as life threatening.”
Officers investigating are appealing for anyone who witnessed the collision or events leading up the collision.
Contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 406 of 25 October 2014.