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Source: United Kingdom London Metropolitan Police

Detectives are continuing to appeal for anyone who witnessed a fatal collision in Fulham late last Thursday to come forward.

Police were called at 22:28hrs on Thursday, 10 December to reports of a collision between an Audi Q7 and a Toyota Prius at the junction of Fulham Palace Road and Niton Street, SW6.

A 27-year-old man from the Audi was arrested at the scene for failing to undergo a breath test. He was taken into custody has been bailed to return in early January pending further enquiries.

The Toyota Prius was being used as a private hire vehicle at the time of the collision. The driver sustained minor injuries.

His two female passengers were both taken to hospital where one, a 54-year-old woman, later died as a result of her injuries. The other remains in hospital with serious injuries.

Detective Constable Jenny Burr, of the Met’s Roads and Transport Policing Command, said:

“This was a serious collision which very sadly resulted in a fatality. We have heard from some people who were in the vicinity but we think there are other witnesses who may not yet have come forward.

“If you were in the area, saw the incident or have dashcam footage, we would like to speak to you. Any information could help, no matter how insignificant you might think it is.”

Anyone with information should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit’s witness line on 020 8543 5157 or tweet @MetCC quoting 8280/10DEC.

Alternatively, information can be provided to Crimestoppers, anonymously, by calling 0800 555 111.

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