Police appeal following Fatal Enfield Collision

appeal to trace cyclist who helped injured man in shoreditch

Detectives investigating a fatal collision in Enfield are appealing for information and were called at 08:25hrs on Friday, 4 May to reports of a road traffic collision on the North Circular, near Great Cambridge Roundabout, N18.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended and found a car in collision with a motorbike.

The motorcyclist, aged in his 50s, was treated at the scene by emergency services. He was pronounced dead at the scene at 08:57hrs. His next-of-kin have been informed.

A post-mortem and formal identification will take place in due course.

The driver of the car stopped at the scene and is assisting officers with enquiries.

The 17-year-old passenger of the car was arrested on suspicion of opening a door to danger. He has been taken to an east London police station where he remains in custody.

Detectives from the Met’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit [SCIU] investigate.

Detective Constable Amy Trencher, the investigating officer, said: “There are still witnesses who have not yet come forward that we would very much like to speak to. If you have any information; no matter how small, please do contact us.

“We are also appealing for any motorists who may have captured the collision on a dash cam to contact police without delay.”

Anyone with information about the collision is asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 020 8597 4874 or 101 quoting reference number 1521/04MAY or Tweet @MetCC.

Information can also be reported anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111 or online at

Enquiries continue.