A woman has sadly died today after a horrific car crash in Chelsea. Three dogs were also killed in the collision. Police were called to Cheyne Walk, SW3, at 6.21am on Saturday, 14 May to reports of the incident.
Police said that officers attended along with paramedics from London Ambulance Service (LAS). A 41-year-old woman was found dead at the scene.
They confirmed that three dogs have also died as a result of injuries suffered in the collision.
The 26-year-old male driver of an Audi involved in the crash was found with minor injuries and has since been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving and taken into custody.
A crime scene has been put in place. Motorists are being advised to avoid the area as road closures are in place.
A section of the Thames embankment has been completely closed off due to the incident, according to traffic monitoring websites.
The A3212 Chelsea Embankment in both directions closed due to accident between B302 Royal Hospital Road and A3220 Beaufort Street, Inrix reports.
Albert Bridge and Oakley Street approaches are also closed “as a result due to the position of the incident.”
Any witnesses, or anyone with any dash cam footage, is asked to call police on 101, quoting CAD 1500/14May.
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