A woman has died following a collision on Westminster Bridge yesterday.
Police were called to reports of an accident involving a pedestrian and a black cab on the bridge just before 2am.
The 28-year-old woman, a Russian national, was taken to a south London hospital where she later died.
Next of kin are aware of the incident but formal identification and a post-mortem examination are yet to be scheduled.
The cab driver stopped at the scene and was not arrested.
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