Police release CCTV after fatal collision involving moped in Hammersmith

Image above: Ina Rodrigues

Police appealing to track moped rider and pillion passenger after fatal collision

Police have released CCTV of a moped rider and pillion passenger involved in a fatal collision that killed a woman on the A4 in Hammersmith. Ina Rodrigues, a 58-year-old woman, was crossing the road at the junction with Gliddon Road shortly after 6pm on Tuesday 16 January when she was struck by the moped.

Police and London Ambulance Service were called to the scene and the woman was taken to hospital for treatment to the injuries she sustained but despite the efforts of medical professionals she sadly died in hospital on Sunday 21 January.

The moped rider and passenger did not stop at the scene and police have released CCTV that shows them abandoning the moped on a nearby street and fleeing on foot.

Police video

Detective Constable Matt Jackson, from the Roads and Transport Policing Command, leads the investigation. He said:

“Our investigation has managed to track the moped to where it was abandoned but we now need the public’s help to try and identify the two people who were on it at the time of the collision.

“Ina’s family has been devastated as a result of this collision and we need to provide them with answers as to what happened to their loved one. If you can help, please get in contact immediately.”

There has been no arrest as yet and enquiries continue.

Anyone who witnessed the collision or who has information that could identify the people on the moped is asked to call 101 (24 hours) or the Serious Collision Investigation Unit witness line on 020 8543 5157 – please quote 6001718/24.

You can also provide information anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.