Two women seriously injured in Slack Hill crash

Two women remain in hospital with serious injuries after a crash on Slack Hill, police have said.

Wednesday, 25th July 2018, 1:42 pm
Updated Wednesday, 25th July 2018, 2:07 pm
The collision occurred just before 12 noon on Tuesday

Officers were called to a report of a collision between a Skoda Fabia and a Mini Cooper on Amber Lane, known locally as Slack Hill, in Ashover at 11.55am yesterday (Tuesday).

A police statement said: “The driver of the Fabia, an 85-year-old man and his two passengers, women aged 80 and 87, were removed from the car by Derbyshire Fire and Rescue Service.

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"The two women were taken to Northern General Hospital in Sheffield, where they remain, with serious injuries. The man did not require hospital treatment.

“The driver of the Mini Cooper, a 38-year-old woman, was taken to Chesterfield Hospital as a precaution and sustained minor injuries.”