Second driver dies after head-on crash

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A second driver has died following a head-on crash near New Whittington, Chesterfield, last weekend.

The incident, involving a Volkswagen Bora and a Ford C-Max, happened in Whittington Road at around 5pm on Sunday, October 22.

Michael Bradshaw from Chesterfield, who was driving the C-Max, was taken by air ambulance to Northern General Hospital in Sheffield but has now died.

A photograph of the 72-year-old has been released by his family.

Michael Bradshaw died following the fatal car crash in Derbyshire last weekend

Michael Bradshaw died following the fatal car crash in Derbyshire last weekend

The driver of the Bora, 30-year-old Daniel Spooner from Newbold, was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police and paramedics attended the scene, along with firefighters, who put out a blaze when one of the vehicles caught fire after impact.

Anyone who witnessed the collision and has not yet spoken to police is asked to call 101, quoting reference number 17000457292.