Witnesses To Serious Collision in Tooting Sought

Victim still fighting for his life over a week after being hit by a van

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The police are appealing for the public’s assistance in their investigation into a serious collision that took place in Tooting last month.

Shortly before 11:48am on Monday, 25 April a male pedestrian in his fifties was hit by a van was in London Road.

An London Air Ambulance helicopter was called to the scene and the victim was taken to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition. His family have been informed.

The driver of the van stopped at the scene.

Detectives from the Met's Serious Collision Investigation Unit are working to establish the circumstances of the incident and would like to hear from any witnesses.

Anyone with information is asked to call the appeal line on 020 8543 5157. Alternatively, call 101 quoting reference CAD 2640/25Apr.


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May 10, 2022