Man dies after three-car crash in Rotherham

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A man who sustained life-threatening injuries in a three-car collision in South Yorkshire has died in hospital.

The 29-year-old was involved in the incident on the A57 at Todwick, Rotherham, on Saturday, June 14.

The collision, which happened at about 1.30pm, involved a black BMW 3 series car, a yellow Vauxhall Astra van and a white Vauxhall Astra estate car.

The black BMW, driven by the 29-year-old man from Sheffield, was travelling along the A57 Worksop Road, from Todwick towards Worksop.

The Astra van and estate were travelling on the opposite side of the road, towards Todwick, when the BMW and Astra estate were involved in a collision between Kiveton Lane and Goosecarr Lane.

The Astra van reportedly took evasive action and swerved off the road onto the embankment.

The 29-year-old man was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries, where he died on Wednesday.

Four other people needed hospital treatment,including a 13-year-old boy.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the collision.

n Anyone with information is asked to call South Yorkshire Police on 101.