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Man dies following M1 collision this morning

Police have confirmed a 70-year-old man has died following a collision on the motorway in North Derbyshire this morning

The crash involved a lorry and a Volvo XC90 between junctions 28 and 29 around 4am today.

The driver of the Volvo was pronounced dead at the scene. A female passenger remains in a critical condition in hospital.

The motorway re-opened at 1:20pm after being closed all morning. 

Derbyshire Police would like anyone with information or dash-cam footage relating to the incident to get in touch with them.

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