Man arrested on drink drive charge after collision

A 40–year–old man was arrested on suspicion of drink driving following an accident at the weekend.

The man, from Codnor, was driving a Mercedes when it collided with a Land Rover in Bakewell Road, Rowsley, outside the Grouse and Claret at 7.40pm on Saturday.

He was taken to Chesterfield Royal Hospital for treatment of minor injuries. He has been bailed pending further enquiries.