A WOMAN is in a serious condition after a hit and run.

Police and London Ambulance Service were called at 10pm on Wednesday, June 1, to the junction of Markhouse Road and Markhouse Avenue in Walthamstow following reports of a collision.

A female pedestrian was taken to an east London hospital with serious injuries.

Police are still trying to establish her identity.

The car involved in the collision, which is believed to be a dark coloured Mercedes C-class, failed to stop at the scene.

Anyone who witnessed this collision, the events leading up to it, or has knowledge of the vehicle involved is urged to contact Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.