A FEMALE cyclist from the Barnsley area has died after a road smash. The woman, aged 36, was involved in a collision with a Ford Focus in South Hiendley at 3.25pm last Friday. West Yorkshire Police are appealing for information.
Car lands on its roof
A family were taken to hospital for check-ups after their car overturned on the outskirts of Sheffield. The man, woman and child needed help after their vehicle flipped on the A628 Manchester Road at Bord Hill, Barnsley, at around 3am yesterday.
Container on fire
FIRE crews were called to Stainless Plating Ltd on Don Road, Grimesthorpe, Sheffield, after a chemical-filled container went up in flames. The fire did not spread or cause serious damage. A hut found burning on an allotment on Brincliffe Edge Road, Brincliffe, Sheffield, had been deliberately set alight.
Van destroyed in fire
A VAN found burning in a field off Nether Lane, Ecclesfield, was so badly damaged by arsonists firefighters were unable to work out the make.
AERIAL fire appliances battled a chimney fire in New Street, Matlock, from above for three hours on Friday afternoon.
A LANDROVER Defender stolen from Bocking Lane, Greenhill, Sheffield, was found by police nearby. Anyone with information about the theft a week ago, overnight into Monday, January 9, should call 101.