Man, 86, dies in Stretton road collision

An 86-year-old pedestrian has died in a road collision in Derbyshire.

The incident took place on the A61 Main Road through Stretton near Clay Cross just after 0700 GMT.

The man, from the nearby Mickley estate, was close to a bus stop when he was hit by a black Vauxhall Astra and died soon after.

Police said the car was travelling towards Chesterfield when the incident took place, and have appealed for witnesses to come forward.

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