VIDEO: Cracks appear in ground near Chesterfield car park after huge tree is blown over

Cracks are starting to appear in the ground near a Chesterfield car park after a huge tree was uprooted.

The tree, opposite the Toys R Us car park at Spire Walk, was brought down by strong winds earlier this week.

The tree was uprooted by strong winds.

The tree was uprooted by strong winds.

Concerned residents have contacted the Derbyshire Times about the unstable ground – one said they feared it could “open up”.

The Derbyshire Times has made Derbyshire County Council aware of the matter.