Man suffers '˜potentially life-threatening' injuries after being hit by car in Rotherham

A man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries after he was hit by a car.

Saturday, 13th February 2016, 1:52 pm
Updated Saturday, 13th February 2016, 1:55 pm
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Police are investigating the crash, which happened in the Kimberworth area of Rotherham in the early hours of this morning (Saturday, February 13).

A South Yorkshire Police spokesman said a man in his 20s was hit by a car in Deepdale Road at about 12.50am. The man suffered serious and potentially life threatening head injuries as a result of the incident and has been taken to hospital where he currently remains.

A second man is also thought to suffered minor injuries as a result of the incident.

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Deepdale Road is closed while officers continue with the investigation.

Detectives investigating the incident have appealed for witnesses to get in touch on 101 quoting incident 42 of February 13.