Detectives from the Metropolitan Police are appealing for witnesses and information after an e-scooter rider was left in a critical condition following a collision.
Officers were called to Scrubs Lane near to the junction with Hythe Road, NW10 at 1:48am on Monday (12 July) following a report of a road traffic collision. They attended with London Ambulance Service paramedics and found a 28-year-old e-scooter rider with serious injuries.
He has been taken to hospital where he remains in a critical condition. His next of kin are aware and are being supported by specialist officers.
An investigation into the collision is under way. It is believed that the e-scooter had been involved in a collision with a black vehicle, possibly a hatchback, which failed to stop at the scene.
The vehicle may have sustained damage to the front number plate area.
Anyone who witnessed the collision or who has information about what took place is asked to call 0208 543 5157 and quote CAD 853/12July.