Witnesses plea after man suffers life-threatening injuries

A PENSIONER was left with life-threatening injuries after being hit by a lorry.

The incident happened on Sheffield Road, Warmsworth, at about 3.55pm, on Thursday.

A grey Mercedes LGV was travelling along the A630 towards Rotherham when it was involved in the collision with an 84-year-old man who was crossing the road.

The incident happened close to the crossroads with Edlington Lane and Mill Lane. 

The man was taken to hospital in a life-threatening condition.

The driver of the lorry was not injured.

Anyone who witnessed the incident is urged to call 101 or email [email protected] quoting incident number 749 of September 8.