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Appeal for information following collision in north London

News   •   Aug 16, 2018 15:09 BST

Detectives are appealing for witnesses and information following a road traffic collision in Islington that has left a man in a critical condition.

Police were called at 17:12hrs on Wednesday, 15 August to reports of a collision between a van and a moped in Dove Road, N1.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended.

The moped rider, a man aged 25, was taken to an east hospital with serious injuries. 

He remains in hospital in a critical but stable condition. His next-of-kin have been informed.

The driver of the van stopped at the scene. 

No arrests have been made. Enquiries continue. 

Officers from the Met’s Serious Collison Investigation Unit are investigating and are keen to speak to any members of the public who witnessed the collision or have dash cam or CCTV footage of the incident.

Any witnesses or anyone with any information is asked to contact police on 020 8991 9555 or 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 5581/15AUG.

To give information anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit