Driver Arrested after Serious Collision in Southampton

driver arrested after serious collision in southampton

Police are appealing for witnesses after a serious collision in Southampton on Thursday, December 15.

A black Mercedes CLK200 and a pedestrian were in collision at the junction of The Avenue and Westwood Road at 10.55pm.
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The Mercedes was travelling north from Stag Gates and the pedestrian was crossing from Westwood Road.

The pedestrian, a 27-year-old man from Southampton, was taken to Southampton General Hospital with serious injuries.

The driver, a 22-year-old man from Southampton, has been arrested in connection with the collision. He was uninjured.

Sergeant Alex Rawdon-Smith from the Roads Policing Unit said: “Anyone who witnessed the collision or saw the Mercedes beforehand should call 101, quoting 44160472996.”