Incident closes Putney Hill in both directions
Putney Hill was closed to traffic in both directions this Tuesday afternoon (18 August) after a motorcyclist came off his bike.
At around 12:30pm a police motorcyclist saw another motorcycle being driven erratically in the Putney Hill area. The officer indicated for it to stop but it sped away.
A short time later, the motorcycle rider lost control and crashed on Putney Hill. London Ambulance Service was called to the scene and the man was taken to hospital with a head injury.
A police spokesperson said, "We await an update on his condition.
The Met's Directorate of Professional Standards has been informed".
August 21, 2020