Elderly couple seriously injured in South Yorkshire collision

A 91-year-old man and an 88-year-old woman have been seriously injured in a collision involving two vehicles on a South Yorkshire street.

Friday, 6th May 2016, 9:10 am
Updated Friday, 6th May 2016, 9:15 am
An elderly couple have been seriously injured in a  in Keresforth Hall Road, Barnsley.
An elderly couple have been seriously injured in a in Keresforth Hall Road, Barnsley.

The collision occurred at around 3.15pm, when it is reported that a silver Nissan Micra was involved in a collision with a red Audi A5, which was parked in Keresforth Hall Road, Barnsley.

It is understood that the Nissan was then involved in a further collision with a lamppost.

A 91-year-old man driving the Nissan and an 88-year-old woman, a passenger in the car, were both taken to hospital with serious injuries.

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Nobody was inside the Audi at the time of the collision.

Witnesses to the collision are asked to 101 or email [email protected] quoting incident number 640 of May 5, 2016.