A busy Lewisham road was closed last night after a crash between a bus and a car. 

Police were called at approximately 6.20pm to reports of a collision involving a car and a bus on Blackheath Hill at the junction with Lewisham Road.

The 53, 180, 199 and 386 buses were on diversion due to the accident and Police were on the scene directing traffic around the incident.

Officers and the London Ambulance Service attended and three people were taken to a south London hospital with minor injuries.