Results tagged “hit and run”
A 21-year-old has been arrested in connection to a fatal hit and run on Monday.
The man was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and failing to stop at the scene of a collision.
Shocking statistics pick out Tower Hamlets as the capital for hit and runs.
Figures released this week showed the east London borough at the top of the table for incidents where drivers have driven away from the scene of a crime, faring particularly bad in collisions where the victims were cyclists.
Police have charged a man in relation to a hit and run in Stratford which has left two people in a critical condition.
Lithuanian Nerijus Jarutis, 28, of no fixed abode, was arrested on Tuesday charged with causing serious injury by dangerous driving, arson and intent to pervert the course of justice.
A man and a woman are in a critical condition after being hit by a car at a pedestrian crossing in Stratford.
The victims, believed to be in their 50s or 60s, were knocked down by a silver Lexus in the early hours of Sunday morning. They were taken by ambulance to an east London hospital.
The driver of a car involved in a collision on the Isle of Dogs, which left a female pedestrian with serious head injuries, failed to stop at the scene, police have revealed.
They later contacted officers over the incident but no arrests have yet been made and enquiries are continuing.