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Appeal for witnesses re: Islington collision

 

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28-Nov-2014 11:56

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Police are appealing for witnesses following a serious road traffic collision in Islington.

Officers were called at 0450hrs on 28 November, to reports of a collision in New North Road, at the junction with Popham Road, N1.

London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance also attended the scene.

A female pedestrian, believed aged 43, had been involved in a collision with a white Transit van.

The woman was taken to an east London hospital where she remains in a critical condition.

The van stopped at the scene. The driver, a man aged 35, was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving and driving whilst unfit. He remains in custody at a north London police station.

Officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit investigate and ask anyone who witnessed the incident, or the events leading up to the incident, to call 0208 991 9555.

Enquiries continue.

= road closures were put in place while the incident was dealt with; roads reopened at 1035hrs.