Couple bailed after woman died following South Yorkshire crash

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

Wednesday, 26th October 2016, 12:03 pm
Updated Wednesday, 26th October 2016, 3:10 pm
Barrowfield Road, Thurnscoe.
Barrowfield Road, Thurnscoe.

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.

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A 36-year-old man and 26-year-old woman, arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, are currently in police custody.

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