Westferry Road closed after pedestrian run over
Police closed Westferry Road on Tuesday afternoon after a pedestrian was hit by a car and left with serious head injuries.
Officers were called to the scene, at the junction of Strafford Street, at around 4.30pm. The victim was taken to hospital by ambulance following the accident.
A spokesman for London Ambulance Service said the 38-year-old had a "low-level of consciousness" at the scene.
However, a police spokesman said the injuries were not thought to be life threatening.
The road on the Isle of Dogs was still closed into the evening while officers carried out their investigations.
Witnesses say the victim was on the pedestrian crossing at the time of the collision. However, police are yet to reveal whether any arrests have been made.