Appeal for information following fatal road traffic collision in Rotherham

Date published: 27 November 2023 15:30
Dated: 27 November 2023 15:30:00

Officers investigating a fatal road traffic collision in the Kimberworth area of Rotherham are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage to assist with their enquiries.

Around 11.36pm yesterday (Sunday 26 November) emergency services were called to a collision involving a blue Volkswagen Passat on Kimberworth Road. It is believed that the car collided with parked vehicles, all of which were unoccupied at the time.

The passenger of the VW Passat, a 47-year-old woman, was sadly pronounced dead at the scene. Her family have been informed and are being supported by officers.

The driver of the vehicle, a 25-year-old man, received non-serious injuries during the collision and was arrested for driving while over the prescribed limited of alcohol.

Officers are appealing for anyone who was in the area at the time and may have witnessed the collision, or who has dash cam or CCTV footage of the incident, to get in touch.

If you can help, please call 101 quoting incident number 1002 of 26 November. Dashcam footage can be submitted via emailing enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk. Please put the incident number in the subject title.

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