Police Constable Dave Fields and Lorraine Stephenson have tragically died following a crash in Sheffield on Christmas Day.
They were both involved in a crash that occurred on the A57 at 8.15pm on Christmas day as the officer was responding to an emergency call.
PC Fields aged 46 was in a marked police car with blue lights activated, his police car collided with a silver Citroen C3 which Mrs Stephenson aged 61 was a passenger.
Both have tragically suffered fatal injuries with PC Fields being pronounced dead at the scene and Mrs Stephenson dead in hospital.
A 63-year-old man who was driving the Citroen remains in hospital in a serious condition.
PC Fields family have released a statement saying they are “heartbroken” saying “Dave was a loving husband and dad of two, who was a dedicated officer committed to his job.
“We are heartbroken by our loss and ask that our privacy please be respected at this devastating time.”
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