A man drove into a police cordon in East Dulwich, South London yesterday after being stabbed.
Police were investigating a car crash when the victim, a man in his 20s, drove through police tape desperate for help. The man was ‘covered in blood’ when he got out of his vehicle, after narrowly missing officers reopening the road, Lordship Lane.
One witness, 27 year old James Stott, said:
“I though the car was going to hit a police officer then it came to a really sudden stop and a man got out covered in blood.
“The next minute he was on the floor getting treated. It looked like he’d been stabbed in the stomach.”
A police spokesperson confirmed that detectives are working to investigate how the man sustained his serious injuries. They added:
“Enquiries continue to establish how and where the man came to sustain his injuries.
“It is not linked to the original collision that officers were dealing with.
“No arrests, enquiries continue.
“Officers from Southwark investigate.”
Scotland Yard said the victim was in a critical condition at a hospital in South London.
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Source: Evening Standard