Herringthorpe Valley Road: Investigation launched after man dies in crash in Yorkshire

Police have launched an investigation into the death of a man in South Yorkshire on Sunday night (Jun 26).

A serious incident took place last night at around 7.15pm following a crash on Herringthorpe Valley Road in Rotherham.

Witnesses at the scene reported seeing a Yorkshire Air Ambulance land in the area.

The road remains closed to the public today between Ridgeway and The Lanes.

An investigation has been launched by police

Now, South Yorkshire Police has confirmed a man has died following the incident and an investigation is underway.

A spokesperson said: “An investigation is under way following the death of a man in Rotherham.

“At 7.16pm yesterday (June 26) emergency services were called to reports that a pedestrian had been in collision with a car on Herringthorpe Valley Road in Rotherham.

“If you have any information relating to the man’s death, please contact police either online, through live chat, or by calling 101. The incident number to quote is 768 of June 26.”