Boy, 15, and three others arrested after Mackenzie Ball, 20, killed in Rotherham crash

Mackenzie Ball
-Credit: (Image: West Yorkshire Police)


Four people have been arrested in connection with a crash which caused the death of 20-year-old Mackenzie Ball .

Mackenzie tragically died in a fatal collision involving a silver Land Rover Discovery and silver Subaru Forester on Morthen Road at the junction with Moat Lane, Rotherham on Sunday (June 2).

A murder investigation was launched in the aftermath of the crash after four men fled the scene.

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On Tuesday, June 4, a 21-year-old man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and has been released on police bail pending further enquiries.

Today (Wednesday, June 5), a 20-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and causing death by dangerous driving, after a warrant was executed. An 18-year-old man was also arrested on suspicion of murder and causing death by dangerous driving. Both men remain in custody.

A 15-year-old boy has also been arrested in connection with the incident and was released on bail.

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Enquires remain ongoing and officers are appealing for information from anyone who may have seen or know anything about the incident.

A spokesperson for South Yorkshire Police said: “You can report information to us online or by calling 101 quoting incident number 589 of 2 June 2024. You can contact us online here.

“Dash cam footage can be submitted to enquiries@southyorks.pnn.police.uk . Alternatively, you can provide information anonymously via independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org .”