Elderly woman dies after three-car crash

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A pensioner has died following a crash in Derbyshire.

A silver Volkswagen Polo, a red Citroen C1 and a red Ford Focus crashed in Whitwell at 6.30pm last night.

The drivers of the Volkswagen and the Citroen were injured while a passenger in the Volkswagen died at the scene in Clinthill Lane.

Police have not yet formally identified the elderly woman but officers believe her to have been in her 80s.

A Derbyshire police spokeswoman said: "We want to hear from witnesses, or anyone who was in the area at the time and has dashboard camera footage.

"Witnesses or anyone with information should call DC Wayne Neal on 101, quoting reference 17000532416."