Appeal for witnesses after man and woman die following collision in Chaddesden
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Two people have died following a collision in Chaddesden on Tuesday (13 June).
The incident occurred just after 2pm in Nottingham Road – close to the junction of Highfield Lane.
A Ford Mondeo and a Jaguar XF were involved in the incident. The driver of the Jaguar, a man in his 80s, was taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries but did not survive, while the passenger, a woman also in her 80s, was pronounced dead at the scene.
The family of the pair are aware, and our thoughts are with them at this time.
The driver of the Mondeo, a woman in her 60s, was taken to hospital where she remains with serious injuries.
Enquiries are ongoing into the circumstances of the incident and officers are keen to speak to anyone who witnesses the collision - in particular anyone with CCTV or dashcam footage that captured the collision or the moments leading up to it.
Anyone who can assist in the investigation is asked to contact the force using any of the below methods, including reference 23*362086: