Fatal collision 12 February 2016 Old Street, Hackney, London

Last updated 14 August 2017
Old Street, Hackney, London (show full map)
Casualties Kim Briggs, 47 (fatality)
Time of incident 12:20pm, 12 February 2016
Vehicles involved Pedal cycle
Incident factors None known
Police details Metropolitan Police

Kim Briggs was knocked to the ground in a collision with a pedal cycle ridden by Charlie Alliston, while crossing Old Street in Hackney outside The Reliance pub. She suffered head injuries which were later to prove fatal.

Alliston is currently (August 2017) standing trial at the Old Bailey for two offences: that of causing bodily harm by wanton and furious driving and that of manslaughter. This report will be updated once the trial has concluded.