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Police appeal for witnesses over cyclist hit and run

Police are appealing for witnesses after a cyclist was left in a critical condition following a fail to stop collision in the Kensal Green area on Sunday.

Detective Inspector Jacquie Darg from Hampton Traffic Garage said:

We are very keen to hear from anyone who has seen this car, a silver Hyundai i30 registration EO62 ZNT, between 11pm on Saturday night, 29th June and about 7am on Monday morning, 1 July.

We would ask anyone who has seen this car driving around or parked anywhere between those times to contact us. After the collision it would have been very apparent that the windscreen had been extensively damaged.

We are also still keen to hear from any witnesses to the collision that haven't yet spoken to police.

Anyone who can assist police are asked to call the Traffic Garage's witness line on 020 8941 9011 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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Car recovered after Kensal Green cyclist hit and run

Police are hunting the driver of a stolen car which knocked down a cyclist in Kensal Green believe they have recovered the car involved.

It is understood that the 23-year-old man was cycling down Harrow Road towards Kensal Green, when the car collided with him.

Stolen car: the silver Hyundai i30 believed to have been involved in a collision with a cyclist over the weekend. Credit: Metropolitan Police

The man who was in a critical condition was taken to a central London hospital suffering from head and arm injuries.

The car believed to be involved, a silver coloured Hyundai i30 registration number EO62 ZNT, was found abandoned outside a school on Monday morning, in Malvern Place. It had suffered extensive windscreen damage and had dents in the roof.

The car was reported to have been stolen from Portgate Close at some point after 11pm on June 29.

Cyclist critical after hit and run

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a cyclist was left in a critical condition following a fail to stop collision in the Kensal Green area yesterday.

Police were called at around 1.15pm to reports of a collision between a car and a cyclist outside the library on Harrow Road. The car did not stop at the scene.

Officers attended and the 23-year-old man was taken to a central London hospital suffering head injuries.

He is described as being in a critical condition.

Police are appealing for anyone with any information about the car or its driver to contact them.

They believe the car would have sustained extensive damage to its windscreen and damage to its nearside wheels.

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