Appeal for witnesses after fatal collision in Aylesbury

Mon 24 Feb, 2014


Issued in association with Thames Valley Police

Police are appealing for witnesses following a fatal road traffic collision in Aylesbury.

Shortly after 10pm on Thursday 20 February, officers attended a collision between a black BMW 118 and a red Peugeot 106 in Bicester Road on the roundabout with Rabans Lane.

The driver of the Peugeot, a 65-year-old woman, was taken to Stoke Mandeville Hospital in Aylesbury with serious life-threatening injuries. The woman died yesterday (Sunday 23 February) in the hospital.

The passenger of the Peugeot, a 34-year-old woman, was also taken to Stoke Mandeville Hospital, with serious hip injuries.

Both women were released by firefighters from Aylesbury Fire Station using hydraulic rescue equipment.

The driver of the BMW ran away from the scene.

Investigating officer PC Sian Pringle, from Thames Valley Police’s Road Death Investigation Unit, said: “This collision happened on one of the main roads through Aylesbury and I am keen to speak to anyone who witnessed the collision, or who saw the BMW or Peugeot beforehand.”

PC Pringle can be contacted on the Thames Valley Police 24-hour enquiry centre number, 101.

If you don't want to speak directly to the police you can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.