A motorcyclist was knocked off his bike in a crash during rush hour on Thursday evening.

The incident occurred opposite Sandilands Tram Station in Croydon just after 6pm.

A London Ambulance spokesperson said: "We were called at 6:17pm yesterday (March 8) to Havelock Road, Croydon to reports of a road traffic collision.

"We sent an advanced paramedic, a motorcycle responder and an ambulance crew.

"We treated a person at the scene and took them as a priority to a major trauma centre."