Female 'road-rage' victim named

A woman who died after a road rage attack with another female driver in north London in Monday has been named. Christie McHugh, who was 33, died from head injuries. A 50-year-old woman was arrested in connection with her death and released on bail.

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50-year-old woman bailed in 'road rage' case

Police say they have questioned a 50-year-old woman in connection with the death of a woman following a road accident in Barnet, London.

She was taken to a north west London police station and was subsequently bailed to return in late April pending further enquiries.

Police said that early inquiries indicate the deceased woman was carried on the bonnet of another car following a dispute between the two drivers.

Police name victim in 'road rage' incident in Barnet

A woman who died following a "road rage" incident in Barnet in London earlier this month has been named as 33-year-old Christie McHugh.

A post-mortem at Finchley Mortuary on Wednesday gave cause of death as head injuries.

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident which happened at around 6:40pm on Monday 4 March on East Barnet Road.

Anyone with information should contact the incident room on 020 8247 7821; or anonymously call Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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Appeal for witnesses

Police are appealing for witnesses to the incident to come forward.

Although the woman has not yet been formally identified, her next of kin have been informed.

Google Street View image of East Barnet Road. Credit: Google.

Woman 'carried on bonnet of car' before falling off

Early inquiries indicate that she was carried on the bonnet of the other car and fell from the bonnet and was in collision with a Belisha beacon. The vehicle drove away.

Police subsequently attended an address in Barnet and arrested a woman in connection with the inquiry. She was taken to a north west London police station and was subsequently bailed pending further enquiries to a date in late April.

– Met Police statement

Witnesses or anyone who has information can contact the incident room on 020 8247 7821 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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Possible road rage link after woman is hit by a car

A woman has died from head injuries after a possible road rage attack in north London. The victim in her thirties was carried along on the bonnet of a car before falling off and hitting one of the lights of a zebra crossing.

Police say she had argued with another woman driver in Barnet and got out of her car before she was hit last night. A woman has been arrested and released on bail.

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