Posted on 19th April 2017
Our officers were called to a report of a road traffic collision last night (Tuesday, April 18) at around 9pm on North Wingfield Road in Grassmoor.
The collision happened outside the Boot and Shoe Inn between a motorcycle and a car.
An altercation between two men took place and a 74 year-old man was taken to hospital where he later died.
A 30 year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in police custody.
Officers are investigating the circumstances surrounding the man’s death.
Detective Chief Inspector Gareth Meadows who is leading the investigation said: “anyone who believes they may have witnessed this incident or has any information is asked to contact us on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”