The hit-and-run driver who killed a father and son then fled the scene is still at large – and police need your help to find them.
Police are hunting the driver of a vehicle believed to have run over and killed a father and son in a Barnsley hit and run collision. Detectives say a red Volkswagen Golf was seen travelling along the same stretch of road – Royston Road near Cudworth – when Dean Jones and Lewis Daines were hit on Friday at about 9pm.
It is understood that Mr Jones, 45, and his son Lewis, 16, were cycling along Royston Road when a vehicle hit them both then failed to stop and then fled the area. The father and son were pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics.
The VW Golf believed to have hit Mr Jones and Lewis was travelling along Royston Road towards Cudworth at the time of the collision.
Detectives made an arrest soon after the tragedy but the person in question has been released without further action.
Police are appealing for information and any dash cam footage that could help with the investigation.
If you have information or dashcam footage contact police using live chat or by calling 101 quoting incident number 1089 of 20 January 2023.