Woman in hospital with 'potentially serious injuries' after being hit by car in Chesterfield

A woman is in hospital with 'potentially serious injuries' after she was hit by a car in Chesterfield in the early hours of this morning.

Thursday, 10th May 2018, 4:50 pm
Updated Friday, 11th May 2018, 3:51 pm
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Police were called to Holywell Street at around 4.30am after a green Vauxhall Corsa collided with the female pedestrian.

Officers said the car did not stop at the scene but a 20-year-old Chesterfield man was later arrested.

This afternoon, a Derbyshire Constabulary spokesperson said: "The woman was taken to Chesterfield Royal Hospital with potentially serious injuries.

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"That is all the information we have at this stage."

Witnesses or anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting reference number 61 of 10/05/18.