Appeal: Serious Road Traffic Collision, Penistone Way, Fenay Bridge

Tuesday 15 October, 2019

Police are appealing for information following a serious road traffic collision in Fenay Bridge at the weekend.

Officers were called to reports of a collision on Penistone Road at 21:04 on Saturday 12 October.

A blue BMW was travelling along Penistone Road, when it collided with a lamp post. Emergency services were called to the scene, including fire and ambulance services.

A man in his 30s suffered serious injuries and was taken to Leeds General Infirmary for medical treatment.

His injuries are not thought to be life-threatening.

PC Dan Williamson, from the Roads Policing Unit, said: “This was a terrible collision whereby the driver sustained serious injuries. I would like to thank members of the public who came to the assistance of the driver in the immediate aftermath.

“I would also like to appeal to anyone who witnessed the collision or saw the blue BMW prior to the collision to come forward, in particular anyone who has dashcam or CCTV footage.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact the police via 101 quoting log number 1844 of 12 October.

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