Couple bailed after woman died following South Yorkshire crash

Barrowfield Road, Thurnscoe.
Barrowfield Road, Thurnscoe.

Two people, arrested following Monday's Thurnscoe accident have now been bailed.

At around 7.30pm it is reported a man and woman were walking along Barrowfield Road where, around 200 yards from a vehicle scrap yard, it is understood an unknown vehicle was involved in a collision with a woman pedestrian.

The vehicle failed to stop at the scene. The 36-year-old suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital, where she died.

A police probe has been launched into circumstances surrounding the smash with South Yorkshire officers keen to hear from any witnesses.

A 36-year-old man and 26-year-old woman were arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

If you saw the collision contact 101 or email quoting incident number 1110 of 24 October 216.