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Appeal following fatal collision

News   •   Nov 20, 2016 07:30 GMT

[Image: Beryl Chenery]

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a pedestrian died following a road traffic collision.

Officers were called to Townley Road, Bexleyheath, at approximately 14:10hrs on Friday, 4 November to reports of a serious collision between a pedestrian and a silver Ford Fiesta. The female driver stopped at the scene of the collision.

Upon arrival, officers found a woman with serious injuries.

The victim, Beryl Chenery, 81, of Bexleyheath, was rushed to an east London hospital by London Ambulance Service.

Mrs Chenery died from her injuries in hospital on Wednesday, 16 November. Next of kin are aware.

Police are now appealing for any witnesses or anyone with information to come forward.

Detective Constable Sally Robinson, the investigating officer from the Roads and Transport Policing Command, said: 

"We are keen to speak to anyone who was in the Townley Road area on the afternoon of Friday, 4 November, who may have witnessed the collision. We would urge anyone with information to come forward."

Anyone with information or witnesses should call the Roads and Transport Policing Command on 0208 285 1574 or the police non-emergency line on 101.

No arrests have been made. Enquiries continue.