Five people are trapped and 40 people have been injured after a tram overturned.
The incident, involving a two-car vehicle, happened in a tunnel in south London, a Transport for London spokesman said.
Police confirmed they were called to the scene at Sandilands tram stop in Croydon at around 6.10am.
— Croydon MPS (@MPSCroydon) November 9, 2016
A spokeswoman for London Fire Brigade said: “A two-car tram overturned. Five persons are confirmed trapped, and 40 persons injured.”
A London Ambulance Service spokesman said: “We are attending an incident in the Croydon area and have multiple resources on way.”
Firefirefighters are currently dealing with an accident involving a tram at
the Sandilands tram stop Addiscombe Rd, Croydon. More to follow. pic.twitter.com/eOldKjajsu
— London Fire Brigade (@LondonFire) November 9, 2016