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A baby boy injured in Penge collision has died

News   •   Jan 21, 2019 14:07 GMT

A baby boy involved in a collision in Penge at 20:08hrs on Sunday, 13 January has died.

Luciano Newman, who was eight months old, suffered critical injuries as a result of a road traffic collision on Croydon Road and sadly passed away on Sunday, 20 January.

His mother Nicole Newman, aged 23, who was pushing Luciano’s pram at the time of the incident, died at the scene.

An investigation to establish the full circumstances of the incident is ongoing and the driver of the car is co-operating with police.

Officers are continuing to appeal for witnesses and urge anyone with dash cam footage, including footage from the minutes leading up to the collision, to come forward.

Anyone with information should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 0208 285 1574 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.