Police launch appeal after woman dies following Petts Wood car crash

PUBLISHED: 15:21 15 August 2016 | UPDATED: 15:21 15 August 2016



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Did you witness the collision?

Officers are appealing for witnesses after a 67-year-old woman died following a serious car crash in Petts Wood.

Police were called at 4.05pm on Thursday, August 11 to reports of a car in collision with a building on Queensway, and they attended the scene alongside the London Fire Brigade and London Ambulance Service.

The 67-year-old woman, who was from Bromley, was inside the building at the time of the collision and suffered serious injuries.

She was taken by London’s Air Ambulance to an east London hospital, where she died on Sunday, August 14.

Her next of kin have been informed and a post-mortem examination will take place in due course.

The driver of the car, an 85-year-old man, stopped at the scene and will be interviewed by officers. There have been no arrests and enquiries continue.

Anyone with information is asked to contact detectives on 0208 285 1574.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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