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Pedestrian seriously injured in Old Kent Road collision

London SE1 website team

A pedestrian was taken to hospital with serious head injuries after collision with a car on Old Kent Road.

The emergency services were called to the incident near the Asda store just before 4.30pm on Monday.

A police spokesman told the London SE1 website that the victim's injuries are believed to be "serious but not life-threatening".

Old Kent Road was closed to traffic in both directions with significant disruption to traffic and local bus services during the Monday evening rush hour.

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