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Driver fails to stop after serious collision with cyclist

News   •   Jan 11, 2018 20:44 GMT

Detectives from the Roads and Transport Policing Command are appealing for witnesses and information about a collision where the driver failed to stop and a cyclist sustained critical injuries.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service at around 23.35hrs on Wednesday, 10 January to reports of a car in collision with a cyclist on Camden Road at the junction of Royal College Road - opposite Camden Road Overground Station.

Officers attended. The male cyclist, aged 47, was taken to an east London hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

The driver failed to stop at the scene. The car believed to have been involved in the collision was recovered nearby in Kings Terrace NW1.

The Roads and Transport Policing Command are investigating, and are appealing for witnesses to the collision, and for anyone with information about the driver who left the scene of the incident to speak to police.

If you can assist the investigation, call the Met's Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0208 991 9555, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.