21-year-old who died in fatal Barnsley crash named by police

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A 21-year-old man who died following a collision in Barnsley on Friday has been named.

Reece Parkin died after the crash involving a car and a van a around 10am on the A616 bypass, between Wortley and Tankersley.

Mr Parkin, who was driving a Vauxhall Astra which was in collision with a white Mercedes van, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the Mercedes van, a 42-year-old man, was taken to hospital following the collision. His injuries were not serious.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision to come forward.

Anyone with information is asked to contact police on 101, or email enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk quoting incident number 241 of 10 February 2017.