Two men were taken to hospital after a crash in South Croydon earlier this morning.

Emergency services were called to reports of a collision between two cars in South Park Hill Road at about 7.25am and treated two patients.

The first patient, a man who is believed to be in his 50s, was taken to the major trauma centre at St George’s Hospital,Tooting, suffering from a leg injury.

The second person was taken to the urgent care centre at Croydon University Hospital, to be treated for minor injuries.

Police closed the road while they dealt with the scene and it was then reopened at 10am.

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