Man was hit by police car near Chequers pub in Bickley, police confirm

News Shopper: The scene near the Chequers pub yesterday morning. The scene near the Chequers pub yesterday morning.

POLICE have confirmed a man was hit by a police car yards from The Chequers pub in Southborough Lane yesterday (January 13).

A police car with a massive crack in its windscreen was spotted near the Bickley pub at around 8.40am.

An ambulance was seen at the scene and another police car was seen speeding to the area shortly afterwards.

A police spokesman said: "A man suffered a minor head injury and wanted to leave straight away saying he was ok, but officers persuaded him to go and be checked over at hospital."

A London Ambulance Service spokeswoman added: "We were called at 8.46am to Southborough Lane to reports of a road traffic collision involving a car and a pedestrian.

"We treated one patient, a 24-year-old man, for a minor head injury.

"He was taken to King's College Hospital as a priority."

 

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10:57am Tue 14 Jan 14

Gypo.Joe says...

Catford Traffic I bet, we all knows they need to go to Specsavers.

ThanK YOu
Catford Traffic I bet, we all knows they need to go to Specsavers. ThanK YOu Gypo.Joe

11:13am Tue 14 Jan 14

PurpleMan says...

That photo was taken right outside Southborough Libary, no-where nesr the pub!!
That photo was taken right outside Southborough Libary, no-where nesr the pub!! PurpleMan

11:20am Tue 14 Jan 14

fedup76 says...

Why the reference to the pub? It was 840 in the morning! Probably better to state that it happened outside Southborough Library!
Why the reference to the pub? It was 840 in the morning! Probably better to state that it happened outside Southborough Library! fedup76

11:34am Tue 14 Jan 14

Petras says...

fedup76 wrote:
Why the reference to the pub? It was 840 in the morning! Probably better to state that it happened outside Southborough Library!
Why would NS stop the facts getting in the way of a good story
[quote][p][bold]fedup76[/bold] wrote: Why the reference to the pub? It was 840 in the morning! Probably better to state that it happened outside Southborough Library![/p][/quote]Why would NS stop the facts getting in the way of a good story Petras

2:31pm Tue 14 Jan 14

molsey says...

Southborough Lane is not in Bickley.
Southborough Lane is not in Bickley. molsey

4:43pm Tue 14 Jan 14

sarfflondonbird says...

N.S. Completely at&&d this article up didn't they? Tut tut.
N.S. Completely at&&d this article up didn't they? Tut tut. sarfflondonbird

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