Police name 95-year-old man who died after collision with lorry in Derbyshire

Picture of the scene by Derbyshire Roads Police.
Picture of the scene by Derbyshire Roads Police.

A 95-year-old man who died after a collision with a lorry in Derbyshire has been named.

Robert Cotterell, from Ashbourne, died following a collision with a lorry on Church Street, Ashbourne, at about 10.40am on Monday, July 29.

Ambulance crews attended but Mr Cotterell was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The road was closed throughout the day as officers conducted an investigation into the collision and the road re-opened at 4.15pm.

If you saw the incident, or have any information for Derbyshire police about it, call them on 101 quoting reference number 19*398397 in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.