Doncaster man critical after being hit by car

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A 20-year-old man is fighting for his life in hospital after he was hit by a car this morning.

South Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses who may have seen a collision at around 00.46am this morning, on Hampole Balk Lane, Skellow, Doncaster.

A red Fiat Punto, driven by a 19-year-old Doncaster man is believed to have been travelling on Hampole Balk Lane, Skellow, Doncaster in the collided with a 20-year-old male pedestrian who is believed to have been crossing the carriageway.

The pedestrian from Carcroft, Doncaster is being treated in Northern General Hospital having sustained serious head injuries.

The driver of Fiat did not sustain any injuries.

South Yorkshire Police are appealing for information. Anyone who witnessed the incident or anyone with information that could assist officers is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 63.