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Man charged following fatal collision, Croydon

News   •   Dec 12, 2017 12:17 GMT

Detectives investigating a fatal collision in Croydon have charged a man.

Stuart Abbs, 39 (01.09.78) of Court Wood Lane, Croydon was charged on Wednesday, 6 December with:

- being the driver of a vehicle who failed to stop after a Road Accident contrary to Section 170 (4) of The Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 Road Traffic Offenders Act 1988; and,

- being the driver of a vehicle involved a Road accident who failed to report that accident, contrary to Section 170 (4) of the Road Traffic Act 1988 and Schedule 2 Road Traffic Offenders Acts 1988.

Abbs is due to attend Croydon Magistrates' Court at 09:30hrs on Tuesday, 30 January 2018.

The charges relate to a road traffic collision in Pixton Way, Croydon, on 2 July. A 16-year-old girl, Nicole Davis, died following the collision.

Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit remain keen for witnesses to come forward following the incident.

Anyone with information or who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Catford on 020 8285 1574 - alternatively call police via 101 or tweet information @MetCC.

To remain anonymous please call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.