Police seek witnesses to fatal collision in Chesterfield

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Police officers investigating a fatal collision in which a pensioner was struck by a bus want to hear from witnesses.

A man, aged 87, was struck by a National Express coach as it pulled out of Chesterfield coach station onto Beetwell Street.

The collision was reported to emergency services at around 1.20pm on Wednesday, February 25.

Police said the pedestrian was pronounced dead at the scene.

The road remained closed until 5.45pm while police carried out inquiries at the scene.

Witnesses should call Derbyshire Police on 101, quoting incident number 287 of February 25.