Concern over rocks left on Dronfield bypass after crash

Police have voiced concern about rocks being left on the Dronfield bypass following a late-night crash.

Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 9:39 am
Updated Tuesday, 24th May 2016, 11:43 am
The damaged car. Picture posted by on Twitter by @DerbyshireRPU.

Officers were called to the A61 road between Sheepbridge industrial estate and Whittington Moor roundabout at 10.10pm on Monday.

Upon arrival, they found a mangled car.

Police said the car had hit a rock, spun around and crashed into a barrier - damaging the front of the vehicle.

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The rock which caused the crash. Picture posted by on Twitter by @DerbyshireRPU.

A spokesman for Derbyshire's Roads Policing Unit said it was the third incident recently where rocks had been left on the busy road.

The rock which caused the crash. Picture posted by on Twitter by @DerbyshireRPU.