Appeal for witnesses after fatal mobility scooter crash

A MAN has died following a collision between a car and a mobility scooter in Dalton.

The collision happened at around 9.17am on Saturday, as a 70-year-old man using the scooter tried to cross Magna Lane, between the junctions at Foljambe Drive and the A630 Doncaster Road.

The collision involved a red Mercedes 220, driven by a woman who has been assisting police.

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South Yorkshire Police said the scooter rider was injured in the collision and taken to hospital, but died later.

Investigators are now wanting to trace witnesses to the collision, or anyone with dash cam footage.

Anyone who can help should telephone 101, quoting incident 240 of June 15.

You can call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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