A little girl has been taken to hospital by an air ambulance after she was hit by a car in Eltham.

Police were called by London Ambulance Service at around 4:42 pm today (February 5) to reports of a road traffic collision on Westmount Road, at the junction with Elibank Road.

The girl, whose ages is not yet known, was taken to hospital by London's Air Ambulance service.

Police are waiting on an update on her condition.

The driver has not been arrested and the road remains closed.

Officers remain on the scene.