A man has been injured after his car collided with a tree in Purley.

Police and paramedics were called to Mitchley Avenue at noon to reports of a road traffic collision.

A spokeswoman for London Ambulance Service said a single ambulance was sent to the scene but the extent of the drivers injuries were not known.

The road has been shut.

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