A street in Barnsley suburb closed following crash
A street in Barnsley suburb remained closed following a crash this morning.
Police and the forensics team were deployed to the scene of the collision on High Street in Wombwell.
According an eyewitness the incident occurred around 10.25am when a silver Vauxhall Astra crashed into a man who was loading his shopping into the boot of his car.
Confirming the incident, South Yorkshire Police said the car hit an 75-year-old male pedestrian.
“He has been taken to Northern General Hospital for serious leg injury,” said the spokesperson.
No other details were provided as the investigation is still ongoing.