Woman taken to hospital following hit and run in Kenton

PUBLISHED: 12:41 10 July 2020 | UPDATED: 14:41 10 July 2020

An elderly woman has been injured in a hit and run in Kenton. Picture: Google

An elderly woman has been injured in a hit and run in Kenton. Picture: Google


An woman has been taken to hospital following a hit and run incident in Kenton.

Emergency services were called at 11.25am today (July 11) to reports a woman had been hit by a car at the junction of Woodcock Hill with Woodcock Dell Avenue.

A female pedestrian, believed to be in her 60s, did not receive life-threatening/changing injuries, but was taken to hospital as a precaution, Scotland Yard said.

The driver of the car failed to stop at the scene and enquiries are ongoing to trace them.

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Officers from Roads and Transport Policing are investigating.

@MPSKentonQK said on Twitter earlier that road closures are in place.

The tweet said: “Giving medical assistance to an elderly female who has been hit by a car, which has left The scene.

“There are road closures in effect.”

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 11.25am today to reports of a collision involving a car and a pedestrian on Woodcock Hill.”

“We dispatched an ambulance crew to the scene and took one woman to hospital.”

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