Belfast Telegraph

Home News UK

Woman dies after collision with cyclist in London

A woman has died after colliding with a cyclist during the Ride London event.

The pedestrian (67) suffered serious head injuries during the incident on July 30 and died in a west London hospital on Thursday.

Next of kin have been informed and a post-mortem examination will take place.

Police were called to New King's Road and Guion Road in the Parson's Green area of Hammersmith and Fulham.

London Ambulance Service also attended and found an injured cyclist in his 60s.

He was taken to a west London hospital and treated for minor injuries before being discharged.

Detective Sergeant Alastair Middleton, from the Met's serious collision investigation unit, said: "In light of the sad news that the pedestrian in this collision has passed away, it is important that we understand more about the circumstances surrounding the collision from either members of the public or those working as part of the event.

"Please call into the incident room if you have information, footage or images that could benefit our investigation."

Anyone with information is asked to call 0208 543 5157, or the police 101 non-emergency number.

Belfast Telegraph Digital

Daily News Headlines Newsletter

Today's news headlines, directly to your inbox.


From Belfast Telegraph