Motorists urged to avoid Derbyshire street after crash

Police have cordoned off Church Street in Ashbourne. Image by Derbyshire Roads Police.
Police have cordoned off Church Street in Ashbourne. Image by Derbyshire Roads Police.

Motorists are being urged to avoid a Derbyshire street following a collision believed to involve a lorry and a pedestrian.

Derbyshire police said Church Street in Ashbourne is currently closed due to a collision which happened just after 10.30am.

A spokesperson for East Midlands Ambulance Said: "We received a call at 10.36am. The caller reported that there had been a road traffic collision between a lorry and a pedestrian. We sent two paramedics in ambulance cars and a crewed ambulance to the scene."

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