Three people seriously injured in crash on A57 in Rotherham 

Three people were seriously injured in a head-on collision on the A57 in Rotherham. 

A silver Jaguar X-Type was travelling westbound on the road near Todwick and towards Sheffield when it crossed the carriageway and collided with a silver Toyota Avensis travelling in the opposite direction. 

The A57. Picture: Google

The A57. Picture: Google

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The driver and a passenger travelling in the Toyota, a man aged 49 and a woman aged 47, were both taken to hospital with serious injuries. 

The driver of the Jaguar, a 53-year-old man, also suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital. 

All three remain in hospital today.   

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The road was closed for five hours following the collision, which happened yesterday at 2.25pm. 

In a statement, South Yorkshire Police said: “Officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or saw what happened, they’re also keen to hear from anyone who captured any dashcam footage of the incident. 

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“If you have any information that might help our officers, please contact us on 101 quoting incident number 506 of 26 March.”