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Child taken to hospital after collision in Wealdstone

A road in Wealdstone was blocked southbound by police this evening after a reported collision involving a child.

A large cordon was put in place in George Gange Way at the junction with Palmerston Road roundabout. Police confirmed that there has been a collision and that a cyclist, later confirmed to be a child, had been taken to hospital.

Child taken to hospital after collision in Wealdstone Harrow Online
Police cordon in Wealdstone tonight.

Eye-witnesses say there are a number of emergency vehicles currently at the scene including police cars and at least one ambulance.

One member of Harrow Online said: “Walked by, saw police asking questions and someone in back of ambulance.”

Child taken to hospital after collision in Wealdstone Harrow Online
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George Gange Way in Wealdstone was blocked southbound due to the incident with the 140, 186, 258, 340 and H10 bus routes affected.

A spokesperson for Met Police said: “Police were called at about 17:30hrs on Sunday, 29 January to reports of a collision involving a car and a cyclist on Canning Road.

“Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended. The cyclist was taken to hospital; his injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.”

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 6.04pm yesterday (29 January) to reports of a road traffic collision involving a vehicle and a pedestrian on Canning Road, Harrow.

“We sent an ambulance crew and an emergency responder to the scene.

“We treated a child at the scene before taking them to hospital.”