Two people have been taken to hospital following a crash in Crystal Palace.

Emergency services were called today at around 6:33am to the junction of Kirkdale Corner and Lawrie Park Road.

Two people were treated by ambulance crews and taken to hospital.

According to AA Maps, the road has been closed both ways between Raymond Close and A212 Westwood Hill with a detour in operation.

The 176 and 197 bus routes are currently on diversion whilst road closures are in place.

A spokesperson for London Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 6.33am today (28 February) to reports of a road traffic collision at the junction of Kirkdale Corner and Lawrie Park Road, SE26.

“We sent ambulance crews to the scene and treated two patients before taking them to hospital.”

We have contacted Metropolitan Police for further information.