Second man arrested after mother and son killed in hit-and-run crash in Derbyshire

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A second man has been arrested after a mother and son were killed in a hit-and-run crash in Derbyshire.

The crash happened on the A632 Chesterfield Road in Span Carr near Kelstedge on Saturday at about 10.20am.

A 59-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene and her son, 22, died in hospital after being taken there by air ambulance.

They were in a Hyundai which was involved in a crash with a black BMW.

A 27-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving. He remains in police custody.

A 40-year-old man has also been arrested in connection with the collision. He has been released on bail as investigations continue.

You can also anonymously contact the independent charity CrimeStoppers, on 0800 555 111, or by visiting the CrimeStoppers website.

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