Lavender Hill bus crash: Two women trapped – BBC News

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Image caption Two women are trapped on the top deck of the number 77 bus

A double-decker bus has crashed into a shop in south London, leaving two women trapped on the top deck.

London Fire Brigade (LFB) said the women were conscious and breathing.

Photos on social media show the vehicle on the pavement having smashed into the front of the Poggen Pohl Kitchen Design Centre in Lavender Hill, causing the shop front to collapse.

The bus driver has been taken to hospital and other casualties are being treated at the scene, police said.

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Image caption Emergency services were called at 06:55 BST

A Transport for London (TfL) spokeswoman said the crash involved a route 77 double-decker bus.

Emergency services were called at 06:55 BST.

Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-england-40885313

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