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Woman dies after crash in Holloway Road

Female pedestrian pronounced dead at the scene

19 October, 2020 — By Calum Fraser

A woman has died after a “serious collision” in Holloway Road today.

Police were called to Holloway Road, by the junction with Windsor Road, at about 5pm to reports of a road traffic collision between a “female pedestrian” and a motorbike.

The woman, believed to be in her 50s, was pronounced dead at the scene and a cordon has closed off Holloway Road.

A Met spokeswoman said: “We are currently dealing with a serious collision at Holloway Road junction with Windsor Road. A female pedestrian has sadly been pronounced dead at the scene. Please avoid the area as these roads will be closed for some time.”

Deeman Hussain, who works in the Waterfall Kebab Centre in Holloway Road, said: “There were people shouting. There was a man’s voice shouting: ‘Help, help, help’. And people went to help. It is so sad.”

The police have launched an investigation into the fatal collision.

The male motorcyclist has been taken to hospital and his injuries are not believed to be life threatening.

Did you see what happened or know who was involved? Contact us at calum@islingtontribune.com 

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