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Woman dies in Wandsworth Prison drone police pursuit

The scene of the collision
Image caption The IPCC is investigating the collision

A woman has died in a car crash after a police pursuit by officers investigating a drone being flown near Wandsworth prison.

Officers were following the car when it crashed just after 03:00 BST in Ashcombe Street, west London, the Met said.

The occupant of the car, a female in her 20s, died at the scene. A man is in hospital in a critical condition.

The police watchdog is carrying out an investigation into the crash.

The force said no other vehicle was involved in the collision.

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Image caption Police were investigating reports of a drone being flown near Wandsworth Prison

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