Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Man killed in Sheffield pile-up

A man has died and another has been seriously injured in a pile-up during the morning rush hour in Sheffield.

Police said a Vauxhall Astra collided with an Audi A3 forcing it into the path of a Lexus car on Westwood New Road, High Green on Wednesday.

The 47-year-old Audi driver, from Monk Bretton, Barnsley, died and a 62-year-old man from Whirlow, Sheffield, suffered serious chest injuries.

A 45-year-old Sheffield woman who was driving the Astra has been arrested.

Police said she was being questioned on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

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