Police officers hospitalised after patrol car flips over in Erith crash
PUBLISHED: 12:02 04 September 2017 | UPDATED: 12:02 04 September 2017
The crash happened on Saturday night
Two police officers escaped serious harm after their vehicle was flipped over in a crash on Saturday night.
The patrolling officers were in Bronze Age Way at 11.17pm when a vehicle came along the road.
The two vehicles collided and, according to a Met Police spokesperson, the patrol car was flipped over, landing on its wheels.
A spokesperson from Met Police said: “Police were called to Bronze Age Way, following a road traffic collision involving a marked police car and another vehicle.
“London Ambulance Service also attended, and two officers attached to Bexley borough suffered non-life threatening injuries.
“They received treatment in hospital and were subsequently discharged.
“There were no arrests. The driver of the non-police vehicle was reported for a driving offence.
“The police car was on patrol, and was not pursuing another vehicle of responding to an incident at the time.”
Following a report, police are now awaiting a response from the driver.