Tollington Park hit-and-run puts 75-year-old in hospital

A 75-year-old man was fighting for his life after a hit-and-run collision in Tollington Park. Pictur

A 75-year-old man was fighting for his life after a hit-and-run collision in Tollington Park. Picture: Google Maps - Credit: Archant

Police are investigating after a hit-and-run in Tollington Park left an elderly man fighting for his life on Friday.

Cops were called by the London Ambulance Service at about 8.35pm to reports of a collision between a vehicle and pedestrian near the junction with Stroud Green Road.

The Emergency Services found a 75-year-out man seriously injured at the scene and he was taken to a north London hospital.

A Met Police spokesperson today said the victim “remains in a stable condition”, and “his injuries are no longer thought to be life-threatening”.

Enquiries to trace the driver, who failed to stop at the scene, are ongoing.


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Did you see what happened? Call Lucas at the Gazette newsdesk on 020 7433 0121 or email lucas.cumisket@archant.co.uk

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