Teenager arrested after cyclist killed in Masbrough crash

By Sam Cooper | 16/06/2017

Teenager arrested after cyclist killed in Masbrough crash
Emergency services at the scene

A CYCLIST has died after being in collision with a car at a junction last night.

Emergency services were called to the A630 Centenary Way at the junction with Main Street at around 8pm on Thursday.

An orange BMW 1 Series was involved in a collision at the traffic lights and the cyclist, believed to be in his 20s, suffered fatal injuries.

A 19-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and has been released under investigation as enquiries continues.

An air ambulance attended the scene and a spokeswoman said its crews did carry out treatment at the scene but the man died of his injuries.

Anyone with any information should call police on 101 or email enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk, quoting incident number 1100 of 15 June 2017.


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