A woman died this morning after being hit by a truck in Battersea.

Police were called at 8:36 am as a result of collision between a scooter and a truck on Queenstown Road, junction with Battersea Park Road.

The officers and ambulance service of London were present. A woman in her 30s was seriously injured and was declared dead at the scene.

Surveys are in progress to inform next of kin.

At this point, there was no arrest.

Roads are still closed, including Chelsea Bridge, Nine Elms Lane and Prince of Wales Drive, while officers complete on-site investigations.

Anyone who has witnessed this incident or who has live images are invited to call the police at 101, mentioning CAD 1979/12 June or Tweet @MetCC.

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