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APPEAL: Pedestrian critically injured following serious collision in Wandsworth

News   •   Dec 09, 2015 21:31 GMT

Detectives are appealing for information and witnesses to come forward after a pedestrian was left critically injured in hospital following a collision with a motorcyclist in Wandsworth.

Police were called to Swandon Way junction with A217, SW18 at 17:53hrs on Wednesday, 9 December following reports of a road traffic collision.

Officers attended and found a woman in her twenties suffering from critical head injuries following a collision with a motorcyclist.

London Ambulance Service and London Air Ambulance attended and the woman was taken to a south London hospital where she remains in a critical condition.

Next of kin have been informed.

The driver of the motorcycle stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries.

Enquries are ongoing. Road closures are in place and motorists are advised to avoid the area.

Police are urging any witnesses to come forward.

Sergeant John Harrison from the Roads and Transport Policing Command said:
"This collision occurred on a busy stretch of road during rush-hour. I'm certain other drivers and pedestrians saw what happened. We need them to call us with any information."

Any witnesses are asked to call 101 quoting CAD reference 7236/9Dec or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800-555-111.