Horror weekend in London with three dead after stabbings and crashes

This only includes incidents that Newsquest London is aware of and has reported on.

The weekend of October 28 saw a string of incidents in Tottenham, Croydon, Walthamstow, Bromley, and Aldwych.

Information about each incident is from the Metropolitan Police.

Man, 19, taken to hospital after stabbing in Tottenham

A 19-year-old man has been taken to hospital after a stabbing in Tottenham.

The incident happened in Plevna Crescent at around 5pm on October 28.

The man was taken to hospital where his injuries were assessed as non-life-threatening.

No arrests have been made.

Teenage girl stabbed to death in Croydon house

A teenage girl has been stabbed to death at a house in Croydon.

Mehak Sharma was found dead in Ash Tree Way at 4.10pm on October 29.

The 19-year-old is believed to be a recent immigrant from India and her next of kin have been informed.

A special post-mortem examination will take place on October 31.

Sahil Sharma, of Ash Tree Way, has been charged with the murder.

The 23-year-old will appear in custody at Wimbledon Magistrates’ Court on October 31.

Two men in hospital after being ‘attacked by three men’ in Walthamstow

Two men are in hospital after they were reportedly attacked by three men in Walthamstow.

The incident happened in St Andrews Road in Walthamstow at 1.30am on October 29.

It was reported that two men were assaulted in the street.

Both men were rushed to hospital for treatment – one for a stab injury and the other for a head injury.

The condition of the man with a stab injury is not life-threatening.

Officers are awaiting an update on the condition of the other victim.

At this early stage of the investigation, police believe the duo were attacked by three men, who fled the scene.

No arrests have been made.

Motorcyclist dies after crash with car in Bromley

A motorcyclist has died after a crash with a car in Bromley.

The incident happened in Croydon Road near Groveland Road junction just before 7am on October 30.

Emergency services attended and found the motorcyclist, a man, with serious injuries.

He was pronounced dead at the scene shortly after.

Officers are in the process of informing his next of kin.

No arrests have been made following the incident.

Eight people taken to hospital after car crashes into bus stop in London

Eight people have been taken to hospital after a car crashed into a bus stop in London.

The incident happened in Aldwych at around 3.35am on October 29.

Officers and London Ambulance Service crews attended and found seven pedestrians injured.

They were taken to hospital for treatment where four of them suffered potentially life-changing injuries.

The driver of the car, a man in his 20s, was also taken to hospital as a precaution.

He was arrested on suspicion of dangerous driving. He has since been bailed until late January.

Man dies and three injured after car overturns on M4 in London

A man has died and three others have been injured after a car overturned on the M4 in London.

The incident happened near the eastbound Cranford Park Interchange just after 11.40am on October 29.

Emergency services attended and found four people, who were all travelling in a Mercedes, injured.

A man in his 20s, a passenger in the rear of the car, was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Police are in the process of informing his next of kin.

Two other men, also thought to be in their 20s, were taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

A fourth person was treated at the scene for minor injuries before being taken to hospital.

Closures were put in place on the M4 as the incident was dealt with but it has since reopened.

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