Sheffield road crash OAP named

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The 86-year-old man who died following a serious collision on Gleadless Road, Sheffield, has now been named.

Sidney Nicholson, from Gleadless, was fatally injured in a collision that occurred on Sunday.

The crash happened at around 5.15pm, about 50 metres from Buck Wood View, when the elderly man was in collision with a red Ford Focus travelling away from the city centre.

The 37 year-old driver of the Focus was not injured. He was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and is on police bail.

Witnesses should call 101.