Teenagers hurt in Thurnscoe hit-and-run

South Yorkshire Police Officers
South Yorkshire Police Officers

Two teenagers were injured after they were struck by a hit-and-run driver in Thurnscoe last night.

A 16-year-old boy was seriously injured and a 15-year-old girl sustained minor injuries following the incident on Barrowfield Road at 10.10pm.

A police spokesperson said: “It is alleged that the vehicle did not stop at the scene. The vehicle is believed to a dark-coloured small car, possibly a hatchback. The car may have some damage.”

The boy was still being treated in hospital today and police are hunting the driver.

Witnesses or anyone with information about the whereabouts of the vehicle, should call 101 quoting incident number 1171 of 17 September 2014.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.