POLICE are hunting for the driver of a car after a hit-and-run in Worsbrough which left a man with serious injuries.

The incident happened around 6.25pm on Wednesday (March 1) when a car, possibly a red/burgundy Rover 25, was involved in a collision with a scooter in Highstone Lane, Worsbrough.

The rider of the scooter suffered serious injuries and was taken to hospital, where he remains in a stable condition.

The car is reported to have driven off from the scene and police say they're keen to trace it.

It is believed the car, which may be a red/burgundy Rover 25, may have significant damage and will be missing parts of the front bumper.

Anyone with further information should call 101 or email enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk quoting incident number 889 of 1 March 2017