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Man arrested following Woodhead collision that injured five people
Friday 14th December 2018 @ 13:58 by Lauren Entwistle
Crime Derbyshire Transport

Officers were called to a collision near Salter’s Brook Bridge on the A628 Woodhead Pass, just after 10pm on Wednesday, December 12.

The collision involved two cars, a Mercedes E220 and a Ford Fiesta, with five people in the Fiesta requiring hospital treatment.

One of the passengers, a 66-year-old woman, suffered serious injuries and is currently receiving treatment at Northern General Hospital in Sheffield.

The driver of the Mercedes, a 52-year-old man, received hospital treatment for minor injuries and was arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.

Officers investigating the incident are keen to speak to anyone who was in the area at the time, especially those with dash cam footage.

Any footage that may be of use to officers should be downloaded onto another device and safely kept for officers to view.

If you have any information which may assist the police with their enquiries, please get in touch by calling 101 and quoting the reference number 18000602995.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.