Two Sisters Die In Collision

Two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday (Monday 24th September), and two sisters, a five-year old and a toddler who was nearly two, both suffered fatal injuries.

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School pays tribute to five-year-old crash victim

The school attended by the five-year-old girl who died in a car crash in Derbyshire yesterday has paid tribute to her and her younger sister.

The older girl was a pupil at the Priory Church of England primary school in Worksop.

"One of our Year 1 children died in the accident along with her 22-month-old sister.

"All the Governors, staff and children have been told about the tragic events this afternoon.

"As a school, we will be supporting our children and families during these difficult days.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the whole family and those close to them."

– Spokesperson, Priory C of E primary school, Worksop

Both girls were killed when two cars collided on the B6042 Crags road in Creswell yesterday afternoon.

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Two children dead: location maps

Two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday Credit: ITV Central News
Two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday Credit: ITV Central News

Two children have died in a car crash in Derbyshire.

It's after two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday (Monday 24th September).

Two girls, a five-year old and a toddler who was nearly two, both suffered fatal injuries.

Their 29-year-old mother and older sister, who is seven, were both taken to hospital with minor injuries.

It's thought the family come from Worksop in Nottinghamshire.

Road where two children died

B6042 Crags Road in Creswell Credit: ITV Central News
B6042 Crags Road in Creswell Credit: ITV Central News

Two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday (Monday 24th September), and two girls, a five-year old and a toddler who was nearly two, both suffered fatal injuries.

Two children dead: scene of the collision

Scene of collision where two children died Credit: Google maps

Two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday (Monday 24th September), and two girls, a five-year old and a toddler who was nearly two, both suffered fatal injuries.

Their 29-year-old mother and older sister, who is seven, were both taken to hospital with minor injuries.

It's thought the family come from Worksop in Nottinghamshire.

Sisters die in Derbyshire car crash

Two sisters have died in a car crash in Derbyshire.

It's after two cars collided on the B6042 Crags Road in Creswell at about 4.45pm yesterday (Monday 24th September).

Two girls, a five-year old and a toddler who was nearly two, both suffered fatal injuries.

Their 29-year-old mother and older sister, who is seven, were both taken to hospital with minor injuries.

It's thought the family come from Worksop in Nottinghamshire.

The driver of the other car involved sustained an arm injury.

The road was closed for several hours while police officers investigated the crash scene.

Derbyshire Police are now appealing for anyone who saw the incident to contact their witness appeal line.

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