A YOUNG woman is being treated in hospital for serious injuries after her car crashed into a tree in Rotherham.
The black VW Golf was travelling along Hawks Hill Lane, in the direction of Common Lane, Thurcroft, when it is believed the driver - a 22-year-old Rotherham woman - failed to give way at a junction.
Her car travelled straight on across a grass verge before smashing into a tree. The woman was taken to Rotherham Hospital with a serious head injury, though it is not believed to be life threatening.
Anyone who witnessed the incident at around 11.45pm on Thursday, or the manner of driving prior to the collision, should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident 1,347 of August 23.