A GIRL who police believe stepped out in front of a car didn't suffer any serious injuries.

Police said the incident happened at 5.20pm last Thursday when a red Renault Megane, driven by a 59-year-old man from Brampton Brierlow, was travelling along Barnsley Road, Wath, outside the Jet petrol station towards Barnsley.

A police spokesman said it is believed the 11-year-old stepped out in into the road in front of the car.

The girl, from West Melton, Rotherham, hit the car's windscreen before falling to the ground.

She was taken to Sheffield Children's Hospital and later discharged as she had no no serious injuries.

If anyone witnessed the collision contact the police on 101 quoting incident number 826 of June 6, 2013.