Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Barnsley man dies after being hit by car

A 76-year-old pedestrian has died after being hit by a car in Barnsley, South Yorkshire.

The local man was crossing Pogmoor Road when he was struck by a grey car travelling towards Dodworth Road.

The man, who has not yet been identified, sustained fatal head injuries and was later pronounced dead.

South Yorkshire Police said the crash happened at about 17:45 BST on Monday. Police have appealed for witnesses.

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