Police ask potential witness to come forward

POLICE officers investigating a collision are appealing for a man they believe may have witnessed the incident to come forward.

At around 2.20pm on February 6, it is reported that a green Land Rover Defender was travelling along Coaley Lane towards Wentworth.

Close to the junction with Smithey Bridge Lane, the Land Rover and a 56-year-old male pedestrian were in collision.

The man was taken to hospital where he remains in a serious but stable condition.

South Yorkshire Police said they are keen to trace a man with grey hair, believed to be in his 60s, driving a small blue hatchback, who they believe may have been travelling on the road both prior to and after the collision and may have witnessed the incident.

The 30-year-old man driving the Land Rover was not injured.

This man and anyone else who may hold information about the collision is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 516 of February 6