A four-year-old boy who died after being hit by a van as he played football outside his home has been named.

Edwin Kofi Adu was taken to hospital on Wednesday, April 19, but was pronounced dead on arrival.

He was struck by a silver Volkswagen van on Montrose Avenue at the junction with Burnt Oak Broadway at 7.15pm.

The driver of the vehicle stopped at the scene but has not been arrested.

Witnesses are being asked to call police on 0208 991 9555 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Did you see what happened? Get in touch rachel.russell@london.newsquest.co.uk