Motorcyclist dies after colliding with car during police pursuit

A man has died after the motorcycle he was riding collided with a car in Chesterfield during a police pusuit

A Derbyshire Police spokesperson said: "At around 11.10pm last night, Wednesday, March 27, officers pursued a motorcycle for failing to stop at a traffic light.

"The motorcycle subsequently collided with a parked car on Park Road and the rider, a man in his 20s, was pronounced dead at the scene

"An investigation has been referred to the Independent Office of Police Conduct (IOPC).

"There are no further details at this time."



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