Horror as woman dies after being hit by police car in London

A woman has died after she was hit by a police car in south-east London.

Met police said at around 5.20pm on Thursday, a marked police vehicle collided with the pedestrian in Bromley.

The woman, aged 57, was rushed to hospital by London’s Air Ambulance following the collision in Farnborough Common.

She died at 9.30am on Friday and her next of kin have been informed.

The Directorate of Professional Standards has been informed and the Independent Office for Police Conduct has launched an investigation.

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