Three people are injured as vehicle mounts pavement and ploughs into pedestrians outside Stratford Shopping Centre in east London
- The car crashed into a traffic light and hit three pedestrians in Stratford today
- The incident happened outside the Stratford Centre at 8.49am today
- Two men and a women were injured following this morning’s dramatic smash
- The Metropolitan Police said they are seeking witnesses to today’s crash
A woman was left with head injuries and two men were hurt after a car mounted the pavement outside a busy shopping centre in east London.
The car crashed into a traffic light and hit three pedestrians on Great Eastern Road outside the Stratford Centre at around 8.49am today.
A woman, said to be in her 30s, was taken to hospital to be treated for a head injury, the Metropolitan Police confirmed.
A woman in her 30s was taken to hospital after she was struck by a car in Stratford, east London this morning
Two men, one in his 50s and the other in his 30s, suffered ‘minor injuries’ in the crash. None of the injuries were believed to be life-threatening, a spokesperson added.
A police spokesperson told MailOnline: ‘Police were called at 08.49hrs on Saturday, 14 December to reports of a road traffic collision in Great Eastern road, E15.
‘Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended and found a car in collision with three pedestrians. The car stopped at the scene.
‘A female, aged in her 30s, was taken to hospital where she was treated for a head injury.
Two men, one in his 30s and another in his 50s, received minor injuries.
All injuries are not believed to be life-threatening. A road closure was initially put in place at the scene and has since been taken down.
No arrests have been made.
A spokesperson for Transport for London said: ‘The A118 Great Eastern Road (E15) at the junction of Meridian Square – The traffic signals at this location have been damaged by a collision. Approach with care and caution.’