Appeal after woman dies in a collision on the A38

Alert message sent 10/02/2021 18:11:00

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We are appealing for witnesses following a collision last night on the A38 near Coxbench, in which a woman sadly died.

The incident was reported to us just before 6.40 pm yesterday (Tuesday 9 February) and involved a lorry and a car.

The A38 was closed while emergency services attended the scene.

Sadly, a woman aged in her 20s died at the scene and our thoughts are with her family and friends at this time.

Officers investigating the collision would like to hear from anyone who was travelling in the area at the time and witnessed the incident, or who may have dashcam footage which could help with their inquiries.

If you have any information which you think may help please contact us on one of the following non-emergency methods, quoting reference number 870-090221.
  • Facebook – send us a private message to /DerbyshireConstabulary
  • Twitter – direct message our contact centre on @DerPolContact
  • Website – complete the online contact form
  • Phone – call us on 101.
You can also anonymously contact the independent charity Crimestoppers, on 0800 555 111 or by visiting
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