Woman ‘seriously injured’ in Edlington collision

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A 60-year-old woman has been taken to hospital with ‘serious injuries’, following a severe road traffic collision in Edlington.

The collision took place on Roberts Road at approximately 8.30am this morning, involving a Black Renaut Clio car.

Officers believe that the car was travelling along Roberts Road, Edlington when it left the road and collided with temporary fencing close to Stubbins Hill.

The woman has been taken to Doncaster Royal Infirmary, where she is understood to be in a serious condition.

Roberts Road, southbound between the Broomhouse Lane junction and the Tait Avenue junction, was closed for around two hours while the woman was taken to hospital and debris was removed from the road.

Her identity is not yet known.

Police are appealing for any witnesses to come forward who may have seen the collision.

Officers would like to ascertain the exact circumstances of the collision and are appealing for anyone who may have witnessed the incident to come forward by calling South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 170 of August 27 2014.

The road has now been reopened.