Derby

Derbyshire woman dies as she is hit by van

A 56-year-old woman died when she was hit by a van on a Derbyshire road, police said.

A van struck the pedestrian on the A615 between Wessington and Tansley at about 21:50 BST on Saturday.

The woman who died is thought to be from the local area, a Derbyshire Police spokesman said.

Officers have appealed for anyone who witnessed the incident or has any further information to contact the force.

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