London: Double-decker bus crashes into shops

Bus crashes into side of busy London road, leaving passengers trapped inside.

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Tal Polon,

London
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A double-decker bus crashed into shops on the side of a busy London road Thursday morning, leaving passengers trapped inside.

The driver has been taken to the hospital and a number of passengers are being treated. Two female passengers are apparently still trapped on the upper deck of the bus.

According to London Police, “Police were called at approximately 06:55hrs on Thursday, 10 August to reports of a bus in collision with a building on Lavender Hill at the junction with Haltenburg Gardens, SW11.”

"Officers, the London Fire Brigade and London Ambulance Service are in attendance.

"The driver has been taken to a south London hospital. A number of passengers were treated by LAS at the scene.

"Two passengers remain trapped on the upper deck.”








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