A drugged driver killed a baby and left a man fighting for life after the car crash.
A driver under the influence of drugs killed 22 months old baby in her pram and injured a 30-year-old man in a horrific car crash.
This horrific accident happened in Ruislip near the Eastcote Road’s junction at around 4:15 pm on 25th October.
After reporting the incident about the collision involving a baby, a car, and three walkers. Police and emergency medical services were called at the location.
Emergency services tried their best to save the baby, but the baby was pronounced dead at the scene. One 30-year-old pedestrian was taken to the hospital where he is still in critical condition fighting for life.
A 40-year-old man has been arrested on suspicion of causing the death of the baby by dangerous driving, on suspicion of causing grave injury, and on suspicion of driving under the influence of drugs. The suspect is still in custody.
Officers from the Metropolitan Police’s Serious Collision Investigation Unit are now looking for eyewitnesses or anyone who has any kind of video footage regarding the accident.
Detective Sergeant Sarah Donegan said that our thoughts are with the parents, as this must be the most difficult time for them.
She further said that they have launched the investigation to confirm the circumstances, and they are asking anyone who was present at the time or have seen the accident, or has any kind of CCTV or Dashcam, to come forward and help the police with the investigation.