Hunt underway for missing driver after fatal crash in Rotherham

A woman died in a crash in Rotherham this morning
A woman died in a crash in Rotherham this morning
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A hunt is underway for the driver of a car involved in a crash which left a woman dead and a man seriously injured.

South Yorkshire Police said the driver was not at the crash scene when officers arrived in the early hours of this morning.

A grey MG ZR, which was travelling along Kimberworth Road, Kimberworth, crashed into two parked cars close to the junction with Psalters Lane at around 2.30am.

One of the passengers - a 24-year-old woman - suffered fatal injuries.

A 22-year-old man, who was also a passenger in the car, suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said: "Enquiries are ongoing to locate the driver at this time, it is not known whether they suffered any injuries so anyone with information is asked to call police."

Witnesses to the crash or anyone with information on the driver should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.