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UPDATE: Fatal collision in West End

News   •   Sep 14, 2017 05:00 BST

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal collision in the West End.

Police were called at 16:29hrs on Tuesday, 12 September to reports of a road traffic collision on Oxford Street

At the scene, officers discovered a cyclist in collision with a pedestrian.

The pedestrian, a 73-year-old woman, was taken to a central London hospital with a head injury. She died in the early hours of Wednesday, 13 September.

Next of kin have been informed.

The cyclist stopped at the scene.

Officers from the Met's Roads and Transport Policing Command are investigating. They would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time of the collision, or the moments leading up to it. Officers are particularly keen to speak with anyone who filmed the collision.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit's witness appeal number on 020 8543 5157.

There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.