Serious Collision On East Hill Crossing

53 year old woman arrested on suspicion of drink driving

Police are appealing for witnesses following a collision in Wandsworth.

Officers were called at 00:40hrs on Saturday January 18th to East Hill close to the junction with Alma Road, following reports of a vehicle in collision with two pedestrians.

London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance attended. A man and a woman both in their 40s were taken to a south London hospital.

The man remains in hospital in a critical but stable condition, the woman is also in hospital but her life is not endangered.

Officers believe that there was a third person on the pedestrian crossing at the time of the collision and are particularly keen to speak with them.

The 53-year-old female driver stopped at the scene and was arrested on suspicion of drink drive. She was taken to a south London police station and later bailed pending further enquiries.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact the Collision Investigation Unit at Hampton on 020 8941 9011.

February 20, 2014