Girl knocked down in morning rush-hour

A 14-year-old girl has been knocked over by a car on a busy Doncaster road this morning.

The pedestrian was involved in the collision in Balby Road at around 7.30am, a spokesman for the ambulance service said.

She is believed to have suffered minor leg injuries in the collision with an Audi A6 at the junction with Mansfield Road, a police spokesman said.

The road was closed and was re-opened at 8.10am, the spokesman said.

A rapid response vehicle was sent out and the girl was taken to Doncaster Royal Infirmary.

No other details have been released.