Man taken to hospital after bus crashes into shop in London

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A man has been taken to hospital after a bus crashed into a shop in London.

Police were called after the crash in Chelsea, west London, this afternoon.

Photos from the scene show the route 19 bus that had smashed into the front of a bike shop, at the junction of King’s Road, and Beaufort Street.

LFB said: ‘One man has been taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service crews. There have been no reports of anyone trapped or any other injuries.’

Police said his injuries were ‘non-life threatening.’

The brigade said in a tweet at around 4.15pm: ‘There is heavy traffic in the area with roads closed as work takes place to make the scene safe.’

A Met Police spokesperson said: ‘Officers were called at 15.08hrs on Wednesday, 5 April to Kings Road and the junction with Beaufort Street, SW10.

‘A Route 19 bus had collided with a building. No one was reported injured.

‘Local roads have been closed while emergency services deal.’

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