At around 12.45pm on Friday December 19 a silver Toyota Corolla was driving along Leicester Avenue when a second vehicle collided with it as the driver turned into Shaftesbury Avenue.
The second vehicle collided with the rear of the Corolla and did not stop at the scene.
The driver of the Corolla, a 50-year-old woman, did not suffer any injuries. She did not see the second vehicle and could not offer a description other than it was light in colour.
Officers are appealing to anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed the collision to contact them.
Anyone with information is urged to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 466 of 19 December 2014 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.