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Eckington Crash Leaves one Person Dead

Derbyshire Police would like to speak to anyone who witnessed a crash over the weekend that left 1 person dead and another fighting for his life.

The incident happened at around 1am on Saturday, 17th May 2014, when a silver Peugeot left Chesterfield Road, near to Marsh Quarry, and collided with a wall.

An 18-year old man, who was in the back of the car, suffered fatal injuries.

The other backseat passenger who is a 19-year old male was seriously injured, he was taken to hospital and Police are describing his condition as life-threatening.

The car was travelling from Chesterfield to Eckington when the incident took place, it is understood no other cars where involved.

Anyone with information about the crash can contact Police on 101.

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