Stolen car that crashed near Chesterfield had 11-year-old girl trapped inside

A man has been arrested after a stolen car crashed near Chesterfield- with an 11-year-old girl strapped inside.

Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 9:32 am
Updated Tuesday, 23rd January 2018, 9:35 am
The car, with an 11-year-old girl inside, was stolen from West Hill Drive in Mansfield (pictured) and later crashed in Palterton, near Chesterfield. Photo from Google Images.

Officers were called to Westhill Drive, Mansfield at around 8.45pm last night (Monday, January 22).

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A 33-year-old man was later arrested after the car crashed at Palterton, near Chesterfield.

The child is safe and well, a police spokesman confirmed.