Man killed in South Yorkshire collision named by police

Peter Heard
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A motorcyclist killed in a collision in Rotherham has been named by South Yorkshire Police today.

Peter Heard, aged 65, from Rotherham, was riding a yellow Honda motorbike which was involved in a collision with a silver Vauxhall Zafira in Worrygoose Lane, Whiston.

The crash, near to the junction with Greystones Road, was reported to emergency services at 12.50pm on Saturday.

Mr Heard was taken to the Northern General Hospital in Sheffield with life threatening injuries and died a short time later.

Witnesses, including motorists with dashcam footage, should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.