Police appeal for help after cyclist and lorry collision

Police are appealing for help after a collision last November between a lorry and cyclist caused lifelong injuries to the cyclist.

The incident occurred on Tuesday 17th November 2020 around 8am along the A20 Sidcup bypass in the Kent-bound direction, near the slip road to Frognal Corner roundabout. The site is near Sidcup Place and Queen Mary’s Hospital.

According to police:

“The female cyclist was found unresponsive at the scene and was taken to a south London hospital for treatment of her injuries, which continue to impact her life. The driver of the lorry was interviewed at the scene, no arrests were made. Detectives from the Roads and Transport Policing Command are keen to speak with anyone who witnessed the collision or may have captured it on dash cam footage.”

Anyone with information is asked to call police on 101 or tweet @MetCC quoting CAD 1334/17Nov.

In a separate incident, on March 9th a cyclist died in a collision near Hall Place.

Anyone with information about that incident is urged to call the police on 101 or tweet @MetCC with the reference CAD1161/9MAR.

 

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