Woman taken to hospital after two-car smash on main Derbyshire road

A woman has been taken to hospital after a two-car crash on a main road in Derbyshire this morning.

Monday, 15th May 2017, 9:49 am
Updated Tuesday, 16th May 2017, 2:27 pm
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Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to the A61 between Clay Cross and Alfreton at about 7.30am.

A Derbyshire Constabulary spokesman said: "The incident happened before the turn-off to Mickley and involved a Citroen Berlingo and a Ford Focus.

"The fire service needed to take the roof off the Citroen to rescue a woman.

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"She's been taken to Chesterfield Royal Hospital - at this stage, her injuries aren't know.

"The vehicle recovery service is now at the scene."