A cyclist is still fighting for his life following a collision with a lorry in Camden.
Police were called just after 6am on Thursday (August 12) to reports of a collision involving a cyclist and a lorry.
It happened at the junctions of Primrose Hill Road and Adelaide Road.
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Officers attended the scene with the London Ambulance Service and the man in his 60s was rushed to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition.
The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene and is helping the police with their enquiries but officers would still like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time.
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Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are appealing for witnesses and dashcam footage of the incident to help the investigation.
Detective Chief Inspector Michael Dougall said: “This collision has left a man in a serious condition in hospital and it is vital that we understand the circumstances that led up to the collision.
“I would ask any motorists or cyclists who were in the area at the time to check their dashcam footage to see if it covers this incident.
“I would urge any witnesses to come forward with any information no matter how small or trivial it may seem to you – it could be vital to my investigation.“
Police are urging anyone with information to call them on 020 8246 9820. Alternatively, call 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 1170/12Aug.
The Metropolitan Police issued a statement today (August 14).
“Officers are continuing to appeal for witnesses and dashcam footage after a cyclist was seriously injured in a collision in Camden,” the statement began.
“Police were called at 06:08hrs on Thursday, 12 August to reports of a collision involving a cyclist and a lorry at the junctions of Primrose Hill Road and Adelaide Road.
“Officers attended along with London Ambulance Service. The cyclist, a man in his 60s, was taken to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition. His next of kin are aware.
“The driver of the lorry stopped at the scene and is helping police with their enquiries.
“Detectives from the Serious Collision Investigation Unit are carrying out enquiries into the circumstances of the incident and would like to hear from anyone who was in the area at the time.”
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