Driver dies after car hits tree in Derby

Image caption The crash happened on Ascot Drive in Derby at about 20:35 GMT on Friday

A 34-year-old man has died after the car he was driving left the road and struck a tree in Derby.

The man was driving a Ford Focus when the crash happened on Ascot Drive at about 20:35 GMT on Friday.

He was seriously injured and died a short time later, Derbyshire Police said.

Two female passengers were also injured in the crash and were taken to hospital, where one is in a critical condition.

Derbyshire Police has asked anyone who witnessed the crash to contact them.

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