Girl, 2, dies after being hit by a car outside Asda in Wembley

Asda supermarket in Forty Lane, Wembley

Asda supermarket in Forty Lane, Wembley - Credit: Archant

Police are appealing for witnesses following the death of a two-year-old girl who was hit by a car outside Asda in Wembley yesterday evening.

Police at the scene outside Asda

Police at the scene outside Asda - Credit: Archant

The toddler was struck by the vehicle in the supermarket’s car park in Forty Lane, in front of her mother at 8.40pm

She was treated at the scene by paramedics before being rushed to Northwick Park Hospital where she died.

The female driver of the car was not arrested.

A spokeswoman for Asda said: “Our thoughts are with the families at this time and we’d like them to know we’re here for them if they need us.”

Anyone who witnessed the collision or has information is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit based at Alperton on 020 8991 9555.