Crew rescues crash victims


TWO trapped passengers were rescued by firefighters from the back of a car which lost control and crashed into a brook.

The Peugeot 106 was travelling along the A615 road, at Oakerthorpe, about 3.30am, on Sunday, when the collision happened.

A Derbyshire fire service spokesman said: “Two people escaped with minor injuries and two rear seat passengers had to be freed and taken to hospital.”

Witnesses should call police on 101 or (01773) 572929.