Emergency services personnel work at the scene of a bus crash in South London
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London bus crash: Two people critically injured

20 December 2013 Last updated at 16:23 GMT

About a dozen people have been injured, two of them critically, in a bus crash in south London.

Two passengers who were trapped on the double-decker bus in Kennington have been freed, London Fire Brigade said.

The front of the number 59, which was heading to King's Cross, was crumpled against a tree near the Ship pub on Kennington Road.

Members of the Metropolitan Police, the London Ambulance Service and the London Fire Brigade gave a statement on the incident.