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Appeal after fatal collision in west London

News   •   Mar 25, 2020 09:24 GMT

Officers investigating a fatal fail-to-stop collision in west London are appealing for witnesses and information.

Police were called at approximately 02:05hrs on Tuesday, 24 March to reports of a car in collision with a male pedestrian in Harrow Road, W2, near the junction with Bourne Terrace.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and the pedestrian was taken to a central London hospital for treatment. He died there at 03:32hrs.

Next of kin have been informed and the deceased has been formally identified as Nizam Uddin, 48, who was local to the area.

A post mortem will be scheduled in due course.

The vehicle, a Green Jaguar XFSport, failed to stop at the scene and enquiries are underway to trace the driver.

There have been no arrests.

Anyone with information which could assist, or who witnessed the collision or has dashcam footage is asked to contract Merton Traffic Garage on 0208 543 5157 or call 101 quoting 403/24MAR. To remain 100% anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.