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Motorcyclist dies following Peak District collision

The route was closed for several hours afterwards.

A motorcyclist died following a collision in the Peak District.

Officers were called to the B6012 at Beeley at 5.20pm on Sunday 26 July following reports of a collision involving a motorbike and a Toyota Rav 4.

The motorcycle rider, a woman in her 40s, died at the scene.

A 27-year-old Matlock man has been arrested on suspicion of drug-driving.

The road was closed between Pilsley and Rowsley while we carried out investigative work and it re-opened just after 11pm.

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