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Man critical after police van crash in Isleworth

Top of a police car Image copyright Met Police
Image caption Police are appealing for witnesses after a pedestrian was injured in a collision with a police van

A man is in a critical condition in hospital after a collision involving a police van in west London.

The 35-year-old pedestrian was injured in the crash in London Road, Isleworth, on Tuesday night.

The van's blue lights were in use without sirens at the time and neither of the officers, both PCs, were injured, a Met Police spokesman said.

The incident has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

The injured man's family have been told, police said.

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