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UPDATE: Man charged following collision in Hillingdon

News   •   May 24, 2021 13:50 BST

A man has been arrested and charged by officers investigating an incident in which a police constable was struck by a car in Manor Way, Hillingdon.

The incident happened at approximately 18:00hrs on Friday, 21 May.

The officer, a PC aged in his 30s, sustained an injury to his leg and was taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service. He remains in hospital where he is being treated for his injury which has been described as potentially life-changing.

On the evening of 22 May, Almam James-Downes, 24, (05/03/1997) of Rabournmead Drive, Northolt was arrested. 

He appeared at Uxbridge Magistrates' Court on 24 May charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of an accident and was remanded into custody. He will appear at Isleworth Crown Court on 21 June.