Police Appeal For Witnesses To Fatal Clerkenwell Road Accident

Police have appealed for witnesses to a fatal collision in Clerkenwell on Sunday.

Police were called to reports that a black Mercedes saloon had been in collision with a motorcycle at about 23:10 on Farringdon Road, EC1.

Despite the efforts of police, London Ambulance Service and London's Air Ambulance 38-year-old male, said to have been the rider of the motorcycle was pronounced dead at the scene at 23:53.

The driver who stopped at the scene was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and is currently in custody at a central London police station.

Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Alperton are investigating. They are keen to hear from anyone who witnessed or may have information regarding the collision.

Anyone with any information can contact the police on 020 8991 9555 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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