We’re appealing for witnesses after a collision between a car and a pedestrian in Nottingham Road, Alfreton at around 8.30pm on Thursday, December 20.
A 54-year-old man was walking along Nottingham Road when he was involved in a collision with a blue Ford Fiesta.
He was taken to hospital by ambulance, where he remains, and is receiving treatment for life-changing injuries.
It is understood that the driver of the car and his passenger initially stopped but left before police could attend. As such officers are attempting to trace them.
The men are both described as white, with one thought to be in his mid-20s, around 6ft 4ins tall and of stocky build, with dark hair. The other is described as 6ft tall and of stocky build with thinning ginger hair. He is thought to be in his mid-30s and was wearing a t-shirt and jeans.
If you witnessed the incident, or were in the area at the time and have dash cam installed, please get in contact with us.
Please quote reference number 18000618634 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Chris Watts, in any correspondence.
You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.
Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.