Teenager hospitalised after being struck by car in Mile End

The scene of the collision in the early hours of this morning. Picture: Tfl.

The scene of the collision in the early hours of this morning. Picture: Tfl. - Credit: Tfl

A teenager who was struck by a car in the early hours of this morning is in a serious condition at an east London hospital.

Police were called to Mile End Road, on the junction with Burdett Road, Mile End, at 00.13 this morning to reports of a collision between a pedestrian and a car.

A Police spokesman said: “Officers and London Ambulance Service attended and found a man, believed aged 19, collapsed.

“He was treated at the scene by LAS before being taken to an east London hospital where he remains in a serious but non life-threatening condition.

“The driver of the car stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries. No arrests have been made. Enquiries are ongoing.”


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Road closures are currently in place.

Police urge anyone with information regarding the incident to call them on 101.

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