Man left fighting for his life after collision on busy Sheffield road

Emergency services were called to Western Bank, near Sheffield city centre, this morning
Emergency services were called to Western Bank, near Sheffield city centre, this morning
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A man was left fighting for his life after a collision on a busy road in Sheffield today.

Emergency services were called to Western Bank, a dual carriageway running from Sheffield Children's Hospital down to the Brook Hill roundabout, this morning at around 10.30am.

South Yorkshire Police said officers were called to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a vehicle.

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A man believed to be in his 20s was taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition.

Eyewitnesses said the collision had taken place close to a crossing point on the road.

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Western Bank was closed in both directions following the crash, with bus passengers warned to expect lengthy delays.

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 and quote the incident number 220 of February 27.