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Man in his 80s fighting for his life after Heathrow collision

Police are appealing for witnesses after a collision near Heathrow Airport left a man aged in his 80s in a critical condition in hospital.

A spokesperson for the Met said: “Police were called at 08:52hrs on Thursday, 13 July to reports of a collision involving three cars on Tunnel Road East, near to the Emirates Roundabout.

“Officers attended along with the London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade.

“The driver of one of the cars, a man aged in his 80s, was taken to hospital where he remains in a life-threatening condition. His next of kin have been informed.

“A woman aged in her 40s, who was driving one of the other cars, was also taken to hospital. Her injuries were assessed as not life-threatening or life-changing.

“Detectives from the Met’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit are carrying out enquiries to establish the circumstances.”

Any witnesses, or drivers who were in the area and have dash cam footage, are asked to call the witness appeal line on 020 8246 9820. Alternatively, call 101 quoting CAD 1671/13Jul.