Police probe into fatal hit-and-run in Sheffield continues

A police probe into a fatal hit-and-run in Sheffield is continuing today.

Monday, 15th October 2018, 6:48 am
Updated Monday, 15th October 2018, 6:58 am
A woman died in a hit-and-run as she crossed a road in Sheffield

A 28-year-old woman died after she was struck by a grey Fiat Bravo on St Mary's Road as it travelled towards London Road at around 1.55am on Saturday, October 13.

CRIME: Man arrested over fatal hit-and-run in Sheffield released   The collision happened as the pedestrian was crossing the road.

A woman died in a hit-and-run as she crossed a road in Sheffield

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She was pronounced dead at the scene.

The car failed to stop and was later found burnt out in Heeley.

POLICE: Man critically hurt and two people arrested in night of violence in Doncaster town centre A 51-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of a collision and was released after questioning while enquiries continue.

The car involved in the crash only had one headlight working and travelled along Bramall Lane towards Heeley afterwards.

Officers investigating the incident want to hear from anyone who saw the car.

Taxi drivers working in Sheffield in the early hours of Saturday have been urged to check their dash cams.

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 and quote incident number 98 of October 13.