Elderly Woman left with broken arm after being hit by mobility scooter in Chesterfield

Police investigating a collision between a mobility scooter and a pensioner are appealing for help finding the driver of the vehicle.

A 79-year-old woman was walking along Knifesmithgate in Chesterfield on Tuesday, May 21, at around 11.15am.

A mobility scooter, that was being driven by a large built man, collided with the woman outside the old Co-Op building. The man stayed at the scene until she was taken to hospital by ambulance, however, his details were not taken.

The woman, who is from Chesterfield, was found to have fractured her arm as a result of the collision.

Officers are now appealing for the driver of the scooter to come forward – along with any witnesses to the incident.

Anyone with information should contact Derbyshire Police  one of the below methods – including reference 19*292351 in any correspondence.

  • Facebook – send a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message the contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form derbyshire.police.uk/Contact-Us.
  • Phone – call 101.


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