Teenage cyclist injured in Gants Hill crash

The scene on Cranbrook Road at the junction with Emerson Road in Gants Hill last night

The scene on Cranbrook Road at the junction with Emerson Road in Gants Hill last night - Credit: Nigel Roots

A teenage cyclist was injured in a crash in Gants Hill last night.

Police were called at 7.49pm on Monday - June 6 - to reports of a car in collision with a cyclist on Cranbrook Road at the junction with Emerson Road and Beehive Lane.

A Met spokesperson said: "At the scene, the 17-year-old male cyclist was found with a knee injury.

"He was taken by London Ambulance Service to an east London hospital where his condition was not life-threatening."

No arrests were made and police continue to investigate the collision.