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Police Van Crash In Bermondsey Injures Six

24/03/2014 18:09 GMT | Updated 24/03/2014 18:59 GMT

A collision in which a police van "catapulted" over a car in Bermondsey, London, has left six people injured, including two bystanders.

A twitter user posted photos of the crash and said: "Big accident just happened between a speeding police van and a car at Jamaica Rd, SE16. The police van catapulted over the car!"

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The driver of the police van was one of those hurt

The injuries sustained are not thought to be life threatening - three ambulances attended the scene of the crash at about 1pm.

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Two of those injured were in the hatchback

Jamaica Road between Abbey St and Lower Road roundabout is closed both ways, Transport for London (TfL) said.