Police appeal for help after Derbyshire man dies in crash

Police have issued a plea for information after a 38-year-old man was pronounced dead at the scene of a crash in Morton.

Monday, 14th May 2018, 3:57 pm
Updated Monday, 14th May 2018, 4:01 pm
Robert Leahy (38) died after the collision.
Robert Leahy (38) died after the collision.

Robert Leahy, 38, was driving a black Ford Fiesta along Higham Lane when the car left the road at around 11.40am on Saturday, May 12.

Mr Leahy, of Ripley, was pronounced dead at the scene.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman said; "We are appealing for witnesses and possible dash cam footage from anyone who thinks they saw the vehicle prior to the collision or witnessed the crash itself."

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If you have any information, please contact the Collision Investigation Unit on 101 quoting incident 339 of May 12.

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