A DRIVER is in hospital following a crash in Beckenham this morning (April 10) which left him trapped in his car.

Emergency services were called to the scene in Copers Cope Road at around 11.30am and firefighters used specialist equipment to cut him out of his vehicle.

He was then taken to Lewisham Hospital by ambulance.

It is not yet known whether anyone in the other car was injured in the collision.

The road was closed from the junction of Beckenham High Street to the junction of Southend Lane and one lane has now been reopened.

There have been no arrests.