Sheffield & South Yorkshire

Pick-up truck hits man in Sheffield street

A man suffered serious head injuries when he was struck by a pick-up truck in Sheffield, police have said.

The 22-year-old is believed to have run into the path of the Mitsubishi L200 truck on the A61 Hoyle Street at about midday on Saturday.

It is thought the driver attempted to steer around the man, police said.

The casualty was taken to the Northern General Hospital with serious head injuries and minor cuts to his body. He was detained in hospital overnight.

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