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Woman rushed to hospital after two-car Beckenham crash

PUBLISHED: 16:02 11 September 2017 | UPDATED: 16:24 11 September 2017

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The crash happened on Monday lunchtime

A woman has been freed from her car after a crash left her trapped inside in Beckenham on Monday lunchtime.

Met Police, London Fire Brigade and London Ambulance Service were all called to a two-car crash on Downs Bridge Road, at the junction with Bromley Road, at around 12.50pm.

On arrival, firefighters cut the woman free and pulled her from the vehicle, passing her into the care of paramedics.

Two fire engines and a fire rescue unit were sent to the scene, before LFB left at 1.32pm.

A spokesperson from London Ambulance Service said: “We were called at 12.39pm today to reports of a road traffic collision in Downs Bridge Road, Beckenham.

“We sent an ambulance crew and a single responder in a fast car to the scene.

“We treated a patient with a neck injury at the scene and took her to a major trauma centre as a priority.”

No other injuries were reported at the scene, and so far no arrests had been made following the crash.

We have approached London Ambulance Service for comment.

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