A motorcyclist has sadly been killed in a collision with a car at Shepherds Hill today just after 12pm. There are currently road closures in place between Pages Lane and Hall Lane whilst the investigation continues.
A spokesperson for the Met Police told the Havering Daily:
“Police were called at 11:32hrs on Thursday, 4 August to reports of a collision at Shepherds Hill, Romford.
Police and London Ambulance Service attended. At the scene a car had been in collision with a motorcycle.
Despite the efforts of medics, the male motorcyclist was sadly pronounced dead at the scene at 12:04.
Enquiries are underway to notify next of kin.
The driver of the car stopped at the scene and is assisting police with their enquiries. He was not arrested.
A crime scene and road closures remain in place.”
Police officers are asking people to please avoid the area.
Anyone who witnessed this incident or has dash-cam footage should call police on 101 or Tweet @MetCC quoting 2973/4AUG.
To remain 100% anonymous call the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or visit Crimestoppers-uk.org.