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Southwark police car crash: Four officers injured

image captionOnce officer had to be cut out of the police car following the collision

Four officers have been injured when a police car crashed with another vehicle on a residential street in south London.

The police vehicle collided with another car shortly before 13:30 BST in Draycott Close, Southwark.

None of the officers' injuries are thought to be life-threatening, but one had to be cut out of the car.

The driver of the other car remains in hospital. His injuries are also not believed to be life-threatening.

Inquiries into the cause of the crash are ongoing.

London Fire Brigade and the air ambulance were called to the scene and a police cordon remains in place.

The Met Police's Department of Professional Standards has been informed.

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