Double-decker bus crashes into house in Brixton

Credit SWNS

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A double-decker bus has ploughed into the front garden of a London home on Boxing Day night.

There were no reports of any serious injuries.

An investigation is underway to assess the cause of the accident.

The road in Streatham Vale was cordoned off, while police and paramedics attended the scene.

Photos from the scene also appear to show damage to cars on the street.

Cops have said three people were left with minor injuries, but, thankfully no one was seriously hurt.

A house was left damaged in the incident. Credit SWNS
A house was left damaged in the incident. Credit SWNS

She said: "We were called to reports of a bus colliding with a vehicle and a house and we sent numerous resources".

A Scotland Yard spokesperson said: "Police were called at approximately 20:55pm on Wednesday, 26 December to reports of a bus in collision with a building in Streatham Vale, SW16".

"One person at the scene tweeted: "#Streatham bus crash.

'No reports of any serious injuries.

A spokesman added that there had been no arrests and enquiries into the circumstances were ongoing. It remains unclear what caused the crash, but a neighbour said on Twitter a auto "collided with the bus".

Transport for London (TfL) confirmed that the bus has now been removed from the scene.

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