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Double fatal collision in Ilford


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18-Apr-2015 23:43

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Detectives from the Roads and Transport Policing Command are appealing for witnesses to a double fatal collision in Ilford.

Police were called at 17:30hrs on Saturday, 18 April, to a motorcycle in collision with a pedestrian in Woodford Avenue, Ilford near the junction with Lord Avenue.

Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene.

A 20-year-old man was believed to have been riding the motorcycle with a 16-year-old boy as pillion passenger. Both the motorcycle rider and the pillion passenger were pronounced dead at the scene.

Next of kin have been informed. Post-mortem examinations and formal identification will take place in due course.

The male pedestrian - age not known at this stage - was taken by ambulance to hospital where his condition is serious but not believed to be life-threatening.

Anyone who witnessed the collision should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Chadwell Heath on 020 8597 4874. To remain anonymous call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.