A man has been taken to hospital after being hit by a police car in Clapham.

The police vehicle hit a 50-year-old pedestrian during an emergency call on Clapham Road, March 31.

Officers have said that his injuries are "not life-threatening or life-changing".

The incident has been reported to the Directorate of Professional Standards for policing.

A spokesperson for Metropolitan Police said: “At around 07:00hrs on Sunday, 31 March, a police vehicle was in collision with a male pedestrian in Clapham Road, Clapham.

“The vehicle was one of three police vehicles responding to an emergency call.

“The 50-year-old man was taken to hospital. His condition was assessed as not life-threatening or life-changing.

“Officers from the DPS have been made aware of the incident.”