In an emergency always call 999

Police appeal for witnesses to fatal road collision in Chesterfield

Posted on 26th February 2015

Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly pedestrian died following a collision with a coach in Chesterfield.  

At around 1.20pm on Wednesday, February 25, a National Express coach was in collision with an 87-year-old man as it pulled out from the coach station onto Beetwell Street.

The pedestrian suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road was closed until 5.45pm whilst police carried out inquiries.  

Officers from the Collision Investigation Unit are carrying out a thorough investigation into the circumstances of the crash and are asking witnesses to contact them.

Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact 101, quoting incident number 287 of 25.02.2015

Do you need a quick answer to a general question? Then we recommend you visit the national Ask The Police web site.