Penistone Road closure Sheffield: One-year-old child taken to hospital after being hit by car, police confirm

South Yorkshire Police have confirmed a one-year-old child has been rushed to hospital after being hit by a car on Penistone Road in Sheffield this morning.

By Harry Harrison
Thursday, 9th June 2022, 1:59 pm

Police were called to the scene near the Owlerton racecourse and B&Q at around 9.35am today, Thursday, June 9, following reports of a road traffic collision.

South Yorkshire Police had closed the road and said it would remain closed while officers at the scene carried out their work.

The road has since been reopened in both directions.

Police outside the Owlerton racecourse on Penistone Road. South Yorkshire Police have been contacted about the nature of the incident.