Police were directing traffic in Norbiton this morning following a crash between a van and a cyclist.

The road traffic accident in Coombe Road, near Norbiton Avenue, happened at about 8.30am.

Gavin Evans tweeted: “Horrendous cyclist/van crash this morning by Norbiton Station.

"Windscreen smashed and bike in pieces across road. Coombe Road closed.”

Coombe Road was blocked in both directions.

London ambulance were called at 8.30am and a man, believed to be in his 30s, was treated for head and chest injuries before being taken to St George's Hospital.

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