Police name three men killed after car crash in Rotherham

South Yorkshire Police have named three young men who died after a horific single car colision.

The white Ford Fiesta they were travelling in left the road in Kiveton Park, Rotherham, just after 18:00 BST on Sunday.

Martin Ward, 18, and Ryan Geddes, 19, from the Rotherham area, and Mason Hall, 19, from Woodhouse, Sheffield, died at the scene.

Authorities are appealing for witnesses, including footage of any existing dashcam of the crash.

The crash happened on Kiveton Lane, a short 40mph stretch of country road between the villages of Kiveton Park and Todwick.

Friends and relatives of the three gathered at the scene to lay flowers on Monday.

One message said: “Such a nice lad who had so much to live for. Our thoughts are with you and your family.”

Another said: “It was a privilege to have worked with you and known you over the years. You were always so respectful and made time for others.”

Dominic Beck, who represents the area on Rotherham Council, described the deaths as “devastating and shocking”.

He said: “The thoughts, prayers and love of the local community are with their families and friends.”