Man taken to hospital after collision in The Broadway Wimbledon

The scene of the incident

The scene of the incident

First published in News Wimbledon Guardian: Photograph of the Author by , Chief reporter

The Broadway in Wimbledon was partially blocked after a collision between a car and a van this afternoon.

A man in his forties complained of lower back pain after the collision at the junction of The Broadway and Merton Road.

The London Ambulance Service and Metropolitan Police officers were called to the scene after a white Peugeot van and a black Ford Mondeo collided at about 2.45pm.

The driver of one of the vehicles was taken to hospital for a check up and the road was partially blocked while the emergency services dealt with the incident.

Did you see what happened? Contact Becky Middleton on 0208 722 6336 or Rebecca.middleton@london.newsquest.co.uk.

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6:10pm Mon 31 Mar 14

J Gould says...

Not in the least surprised. That area is lethal. I have been on that zebra crossing many times when cars have screeched to a halt just before ploughing into me. They drive too fast, unaware a zebra crossing is at a right angle to the road. More warning of the crossing and the sharp bend is needed.
Not in the least surprised. That area is lethal. I have been on that zebra crossing many times when cars have screeched to a halt just before ploughing into me. They drive too fast, unaware a zebra crossing is at a right angle to the road. More warning of the crossing and the sharp bend is needed. J Gould
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