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Appeal following road traffic collision in Westminster

News   •   Jun 01, 2019 01:29 BST

Police are appealing for information and witnesses following a road traffic collision in Westminster that has left a woman with potentially life-changing injuries.

Officers were called at approximately 17:05hrs on Friday, 31 May to reports of a pedestrian injured following a collision with a car in Wellington Street, WC2.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and the pedestrian – a 43-year-old woman – was taken to a central London hospital for treatment; her injuries are not thought to be life-threatening but may be life-changing.

The driver of the car stopped at the scene and was not arrested.

Enquiries into the circumstances continue, led by the Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU).

Detectives are keen to hear from any witnesses, or anyone who may have dash cam footage of the incident.

If you have information that could help, please call the SCIU on 020 8543 5157. Alternatively, call 101 quoting CAD 5724/31 May, or tweet @MetCC.