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Appeal for witnesses following collision that left motorcyclist with serious injuries

News   •   May 18, 2021 15:00 BST

Detectives are appealing for witnesses to come forward after a motorcyclist was seriously injured during a collision in Bromley.

Police were called at approximately 12:26hrs on Friday, 14 May following reports that a motorcyclist had been involved in a collision with a BMW car in Plaistow Lane, BR1.

The rider, a man in his 20s, was taken to a south London hospital with injuries that have been deemed life changing. He remains in hospital in a serious condition.

The driver of the BMW was not injured and stopped at the scene.

There have been no arrests.

Detective Constable Neil Webb, of the Serious Collision Investigation Unit, said: “I am very keen to hear from anyone who either witnessed this incident or who may have been driving in the area and captured it on dash-cam footage.

“Our enquiries into the circumstances surrounding the collision are ongoing and any information, no matter how small, could assist our investigation. If you can help please don’t hesitate to get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to call the serious collision witness line on 020 8285 1574, providing the reference 3360/14MAY. They can also call 101 or tweet @MetCC.

Information can also be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.