SOUTH Yorkshire Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision on Shambles Street in Barnsley town centre.

The collision occurred at around 1.40pm on July 16 when it's believed a pedestrian stepped out from the pavement into the road and been struck by a bus.

The 35-year-old pedestrian was airlifted to Sheffield Northern General Hospital with minor injuries, described as cuts and bruises.

Officers are appealing to anyone who witnessed the collision, from the roadside or as a passenger on the bus, to call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 624 of the 16 July 2013.