Woman suffers 'life changing' injures in crash near Sheffield pub

A woman suffered 'life changing' injures after being hit by a car near a Sheffield pub today.

Tuesday, 21st November 2017, 5:12 pm
Updated Monday, 11th December 2017, 10:05 pm
Ecclesall Road, Sheffield. Picture: Google
Ecclesall Road, Sheffield. Picture: Google

The pedestrian was in collision with a blue Subaru Impreza while crossing Eccesall Road close to the Sheaf Island pub.

Emergency services were called to the scene at 12.50pm and she was taken to hospital for treatment.

A woman who gave first-aid to the pedestrian at the scene said that she had suffered head and neck injuries and broken bones.

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She has not been formally identified yet but she is believed to be a young woman.

A South Yorkshire Police spokesperson said: "Her condition is described as serious and her injuries are believed to be life changing.

"The 30-year-old driver of the Subaru was not injured."