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Woman dies in hospital after Old Kent Road collision

London SE1 website team

A woman who was injured in a road traffic collision in Old Kent Road last week has died in hospital.

Police continue to appeal for witnesses following the collision in the Old Kent Road on Friday 8 January.

Officers were called at 5.23pm to reports of a motorcycle in collision with a pedestrian on the Old Kent Road near the junction with Massinger Street.

The pedestrian – a 72-year-old woman – was taken by ambulance to a south London hospital. She died there on Tuesday 12 January.

The male rider of the motorcycle stopped at the scene. He sustained minor injuries and was not arrested.

Anyone who witnessed the collision should call officers from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 020 8285 1574.

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