POLICE are appealing for information after a 47-year-old pedestrian was seriously injured after being hit by a bus.

At around 6.30pm on December 23, the 47-year-old man was in collision with the double decker near to the junction of Burleigh Street on the A61 Sheffield Road.

The man was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Anyone with information is asked to contact South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting incident number 862 of December 23, 2013.

Alternatively, people can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.