Man in hospital after being hit by bus near East Croydon station two weeks after teen hit by bus in same street
The accident scene has been cordoned off
Part of the bus front windscreen is smashed. Picture by John Payne
This 119 bus is believed to have been involved in the accident
The air ambulance landed in the grounds of Croydon College. Picture by Andrew Pelling
A 25-year-old pedestrian is in a serious condition after being hit by a bus in Croydon town centre this afternoon.
The man has been taken to St George’s Hospital, Tooting, suffering from head and chest injuries.
Emergency services, including the air ambulance, were called to the scene in George Street at about 1.10pm.
Roads leading to and from East Croydon are closed in both directions.
This incident comes two weeks after a 16-year-old Coulsdon College student was hit by a bus in the same road.