Man Fights for Life After Collision in Hammersmith

Hit by coach on Shepherd’s Bush Road on Sunday evening

A 37-year-old man is critically ill in hospital after he was hit by a coach on the Shepherd’s Bush Road in Hammersmith.

The collision took place shortly before 6.55pm on Sunday (5 August). The pedestrian was taken to a north London hospital and police say they are in the process of informing his next of kin.

The driver of the coach stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries; he was not arrested.

Shepherd’s Bush Road was closed southbound between from Shepherd’s Bush Green leading to significant traffic delays in West London.

Anyone who can assist the investigation is asked to contact the Serious Collision Investigation Unit at Merton Traffic Garage on 020 8543 5157 and quote CAD 6309/05AUG18. Officers are particularly keen to hear from anyone who saw the collision take place or has moving footage.
You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously via 0800 555 111 or tweet @MetCC.

August 6, 2018