A female pedestrian has suffered a head injury after an accident involving two Woolwich buses today (June 26).

Ambulance crews, London's Air Ambulance and the police were all sent out to Woolwich New Road, next to General Gordon Square, at around 3.20pm today.

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Police say the accident involved two buses. 

A spokeswoman for the London Ambulance Service said: "Our staff treated a woman, reported to be in her 40s, for a head injury."

The woman is being taken to the Royal London Hospital as a priority.

Woolwich New Road is blocked both ways between Vincent Road, General Gordon Place, Woolwich Arsenal station and Spray Street.