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Appeal for witnesses to fatal collision in Brent

News   •   Mar 18, 2021 06:30 GMT

[Michael Stapleton]

Police are appealing for information relating to a fatal hit and run in north London.

Police were called by the London Ambulance Service (LAS) at 16:07hrs on Tuesday, 16 March to reports of a lorry in collision with a cyclist on High Street at the junction with Furness Road, NW10.

Officers attended. Despite the efforts of the emergency services, the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man has been identified as 62-year-old Michael Stapleton of NW2. His next of kin have been informed.

The driver failed to stop. Officers have since made contact with the driver. No arrests have been made.

If anyone has any dashcam or CCTV footage, or witnessed the collision please contact police via 101 quoting reference Cad 4977/16Mar or the Serious Collision Investigation Unit witness line at Alperton on 020 8246 9820.

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