Woman killed in head-on crash in Rotherham

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A woman, aged 30, was killed in a head-on collision in Rotherham.

The woman, who has not yet been named, was driving a black Citroen C1 along Kilnhurst Road, Hooton Roberts, when she was involved in a crash with a black Kia Rio travelling in the opposite direction.

Police said the woman was airlifted to the Northern General Hospital but could not be saved.

The driver of the other car involved - an 18-year-old man - escaped with minor injuries.

Emergency services were alerted to the crash at 2.50pm yesterday.

Witnesses or anyone who saw either car immediately before the collision should call South Yorkshire Police on 101.