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Man dies after a collision with van on Kingsland Road

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man died following a collision with a van in the early on Saturday morning in Shoreditch.

The incident occurred on the Kingsland Road, near Jeffery Museum. Credit: Google Streetview

Police were called at 05:05 to reports that pedestrian was involved in a crash with a van on Kingsland Road, near the Jeffry Museum, 136 Kingsland Rd.

London Ambulance Service attended the scene and the found the 30-year-old male pedestrian suffering from critical injuries. He was pronounced dead shortly after.

The driver of the van was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

Anyone who witnessed the collision is asked to contact police on 0207 85974874.

35-year-old woman stabbed to death in Chelsea

Police have launched a murder investigation after a woman was stabbed to death at an address in Stadium Street, in Chelsea.

The woman was found stabbed to death at an address in stadium street. Credit: Google Streetview

Officers were called in the early hours of this morning to reports of a woman suffering stab wounds at the address.

The 35-year-old woman was pronounced dead at the scene by paramedics. Police are trying to trace next of kin.

A 48-year-old woman has been arrested on suspicion of murder and remains in custody in central London.

15-year-old girl missing from Haringey

Police are asking for help to trace a 15-year-old girl missing from Haringey.

Reneisha Brown was last seen on Friday night in Bounds Green. Credit: Police handout.

Reneisha Brown was last seen at 10pm on Friday evening in Bounds Green. She is described as 5ft 5 inches, slim, with an afro hairstyle pulled back in a pony tail and she often wears a blue or white head band.

At the time of her disappearance she was wearing a black top and short white trousers.

Police said they are concerned she may be in the company of older men.

Anyone with any information should contact 101 or Missing People on 116000 quoting Merlin refer15MIS030036.

Police appeal as 9-year-old left critical after collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a 9-year-old boy was left critically injured after a collision in Barking on Friday evening.

The boy was left critically injured following a collision with a car in Barking. Credit: Met Police

Police were called at 19:00hrs to reports of a pedestrian in collision with a car in Ripple Road, IG11 junction with Upney Lane. Officers and London Ambulance Service attended the scene and found the nine-year-old boy suffering from critical head injuries. He was taken by London Ambulance Service to an east London hospital where he remains in a critical condition.

The driver of the car involved stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries.

No arrests have been made at this time.

Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit based at Chadwell Heath Traffic Garage are investigating and would like to speak with anyone who witnessed the collision.

Any witnesses should contact police on 020 8597 4874 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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