Chesterfield police save woman’s life

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A woman was talked down from a busy bridge in Chesterfield.

At nearly 5pm yesterday - Tuesday, July 19 - police were called to reports of a woman who had gone over the railings on the bridge over the A61, Clay Cross.

The road, near Tesco roundabout, was closed off for safety reasons.

Police talked to the woman and she came down safely.

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