Police are appealing for witnesses after a 69-year-old was hit by a bus and left with serious injuries in Bexleyheath.

Ambulance services, including an air ambulance, were called to Mayplace Road West at around 1.50pm following reports of a collision between a pedestrian and vehicle.

The victim was rushed to a major trauma centre, where he remains for treatment.

His condition is not life-threatening and his next of kin have been informed.

The bus stopped at the scene and there have been no arrests.

Anyone who witnessed this collision, or any road users with footage of the incident, is asked to call the dedicated witness line on 0208 285 1574.

You can also call 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD3968/13July.