Pensioner dies after car crash

Police are appealing for witnesses after an elderly pedestrian died as a result of injuries he suffered during a collision in Alfreton.

At about 9.45am last Thursday, a red Ford Fiesta was in collision with an 89-year-old man on High Street near to the Nationwide Building Society.

The man was taken to Queen’s Medical Centre in Nottingham after suffering serious head injuries. He died as a result of those injuries on Saturday.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision or events leading up to the collision.

Contact DC Darren Parkin from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101.