A 12-year-old boy has been taken to hospital after a crash between a car and a pedestrian in Eltham this afternoon (May 19).

London Ambulance Service (LAS) sent one ambulance and a duty officer to Bexley Road after they were called at 3.05pm.

Staff treated a 12-year-old boy for a leg injury and he was taken to Queen Elizabeth Hospital.

There is slow traffic along Bexley Road which is partially blocked near the junction with Riefield Road.