Man who died following horror collision in Hammersmith named by police

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Police line do not cross (Peter Byrne/PA) (PA Archive)
Police line do not cross (Peter Byrne/PA) (PA Archive)

A pedestrian who died after being hit by a car in Hammersmith has been named.

Officers rushed to the Hammersmith Flyover following reports of a collision at 12.20am on Sunday, May 29.

Benjamin Dewhurst, 22, was taken to hospital with serious injuries.

Despite the best efforts of medical professionals he was pronounced dead on Tuesday, May 31.

The car stopped at the scene. No arrests have been made.

Detectives from the Roads and Transport Policing Command are investigating. They would like to speak with anyone who saw the collision or captured it on dash cam.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 020 8543 5157 quoting reference CAD 96/29May.

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