Police launch appeal for witnesses after fatal collision in Clayhall

PUBLISHED: 12:45 27 November 2016 | UPDATED: 12:45 27 November 2016

Longwood Gardens, Clayhall. Picture: Google Street View

Longwood Gardens, Clayhall. Picture: Google Street View


Detectives are appealing for witnesses after a 95-year-old woman died after being hit by a black cab on Friday.

Police were called at around 3.40pm, to reports of a black cab involved in a collision with an elderly female pedestrian in Longwood Gardens, Clayhall.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene.

The 95-year-old woman was taken to hospital, where she died earlier today (Sunday).

The taxi driver stopped at the scene. There has been no arrest.

Anyone who witnessed the collision should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Chadwell Heath on 020 8597 4874.

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