Fatal collision in Leyton

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Police are appealing for witnesses after a person died in a collision in Leyton last night.

The incident happened at about 11pm on Saturday, May 30 at the junction of the High Road and Grove Green, E10.

A blue Suzuki GSXR was reported to have been in collision with a white Range Rover.

Police, London Fire Brigade (LFB) and London Ambulance Service (LAS) and London’s Air Ambulance attended the scene.

The 27-year-old male rider of the motorbike died at the scene and is awaiting formal identification.

The 20-year-old male driver of the Range Rover was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

The investigation is being led by detectives from the Met’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit (SCIU).

Detectives are appealing for any witnesses to come forward who saw what happened, and in particular any dash cam or mobile camera footage which may have caught the collision or events leading up to it.

Witnesses or anyone with any information are asked to call police on 02085974874 or 101 or contact via Twitter @MetCC. Please quote CAD 9669 – 30MAY20.

To give information anonymously contact independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.

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Mick Ferris

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