Investigation continues after ‘much-loved’ man killed when he was hit by car in Rotherham

Investigations are continuing this morning after a man died when he was hit by a car on a major Rotherham road.

Sunday, 21st April 2019, 8:58 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd April 2019, 12:33 pm

Adam Cumpsty, aged 30, from Rotherham, was killed when he was hit on Broad Street, Parkgate, at around 10.30pm on Friday, April 19.

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Police said two vehicles were driving in the direction of Parkgate when one of the vehicles collided with Mr Cumpsty.

Adam Cumpsty

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Three men have been arrested in connection with the incident.

In a statement, Mr Cumpsty’s family said: “Adam was a much-loved husband, brother, uncle and son and will be sorely missed by all who knew him”

Police said the family were being supported by specially-trained officers and have asked for their privacy to respected.

Anyone with any information or who has any dashcam footage should call police on 101, quoting incident number 1070 of April 19 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555111.