PART of Stanstead Road in Forest Hill was cordoned off this morning after an earlier accident at the junction with Cranston Road.

Emergency services were called at about 4.15am to reports of an accident involving a car and a motorbike in Cranston Road.

A man in his 40s has been taken to a south London Hospital suffering from arm and leg injuries.

Stanstead Road was closed while emergency services were at the scene. It has since reopened.