Pedestrian dies after collision

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A PEDESTRIAN died after he was hit by a car on Saturday night.

Police said the 31-year-old, from Barnsley, was involved in a collision with a blue Ford Fiesta on Redbrook Road, Gawber, in Barnsley at around 11.15pm.

The car was travelling towards Barugh Green at the time of the impact and the driver - a 62-year-old Barnsley - man was arrested by police on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Police have not yet revealed the identity of the casualty.

Witnesses to the collision and anyone on Redbrook Road between 10pm and 11.15pm on Saturday should call South Yorkshire Police on 0114 2202020 and quote incident 1,533 of September 10.