Police appeal for witnesses after pensioner injured in motorbike collision

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Police requesting dash cam footage of collision

The police are appealing for information after a man in his 70s was seriously injured in a collision in Ealing.

Officers were called at 1.48pm on Saturday (3 December) to reports of a collision involving a motorcyclist and a pedestrian in Popes Lane, W5, near to the junction with Gunnersbury Drive.

Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service. The pedestrian was taken to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition. His next of kin have been informed.

While the motorcyclist stopped at the scene, no arrests were made.

Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are carrying out a number of enquiries and would like to hear from any witnesses, or drivers who were in the area who might have dash cam footage.

Anyone who can help the investigation is asked to call the appeal line on 020 8246 9820. Alternatively, call 101 quoting CAD 3519/03Dec.

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