Inquest to open into death of eight-year-old Ashlee Rowland

The inquest into the death of a Glapwell girl who died after a collision with a minibus near her home is to be opened today.

Wednesday, 23rd August 2017, 11:45 am
Updated Wednesday, 23rd August 2017, 11:47 am
Ashlee Rowland.

Eight-year-old Ashlee Rowland died in Chesterfield Royal Hospital on Tuesday, August 15 after being involved in an accident while crossing a road.

The incident - which happened on Sycamore Avenue in the village at about 3.20pm - is still being investigated by the police.

The inquest will be opened this afternoon at Chesterfield Coroner’s Court.

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Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Detective Constable Darren Parkin on 101 quoting incident number 539 on August 15.

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