Man on death crash charge

A MAN has been charged with causing the death by dangerous driving of an elderly Belper woman.

Florence Crofts died after she was in a collision with a Volkswagen Beetle travelling north on the A6 at Ambergate at 7pm on February 24.

A 45-year-old Cromford man has been charged with causing the death of 78-year-old Mrs Corfts, of Marsh Lane, Belper.

He is due to appear before magistrates in Chesterfield on Monday, August 1.