Man remains in critical condition after being struck by 83-year-old woman in car in Barnsley street

A man remains in a critical condition in hospital after he was struck by an 83-year-old woman behind the wheel of a car in Barnsley.

Tuesday, 2nd July 2019, 10:43 am
Updated Tuesday, 2nd July 2019, 10:43 am
A man was critically injured after he was struck by a car in Wombwell, Barnsley

The 75-year-old man was loading items into the boot of his car in Melville Street, Wombwell, when he was struck by a Vauxhall Astra at around 10.30am on Saturday, June 29.

A man was critically injured after he was struck by a car in Wombwell, Barnsley

South Yorkshire Police said the Astra driver was attempting to park when her car struck the man.

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South Yorkshire Police said the pedestrian was taken to hospital with potentially life-threatening injuries.  Witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 338 of June 29.