Derby

Woman pedestrian dies in Buxton van accident

An elderly woman pedestrian has died after she was knocked down by a van on a Derbyshire road.

The woman, who has not been identified by police, was walking along Dale Road in Buxton at about 1910 GMT on Saturday.

She suffered fatal injuries when she was struck by a Citroen van near the junction with Market Street.

A 19-year-old man has been arrested by Derbyshire police and released on police bail.

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