Second death in Ashover crash

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A second person has died six days after a two-car crash in Derbyshire, police have confirmed.

The male victim who has not yet been identified, was taken to Nottingham’s Queen’s Medical Centre but died later.

Connor Short, 16, who was also seriously injured in the crash, died at Chesterfield Royal Hospital.

Three other people were injured in the accident at Kelstedge on the A632 Matlock Road near Ashover on Thursday.

Both victims were passengers in the same car. The car’s male driver was also taken to hospital with multiple fractures.

Two men in the other car were treated for minor injuries.

Police have appealed for witnesses.