Thursday, 11 August 2011

Police launched an investigation after a womans body was discovered on the back seat of a burned out car. A man called police at 8.30am on Wednesday, August 3rd to report a car on fire in a field off Wilne Lane, Long Eaton. Officers and firefighters arrived and discovered a woman’s body on the back seat of the Vauxhall Corsa.
Police are not treating the death as suspicious and the coroner has been informed. The woman has been named as 33 year old Lisa Derriscott of Derby Road, Long Eaton. The road was closed following the discovery of the car but was re-opened later in the afternoon. Detective Inspector Mark Argyle said: “We are treating this as an unexplained death but we do not believe it to be suspicious. We have told the woman’s next of kin and we are preparing a file for the coroner.”