Update: Bus hits residential house

A bus has collided with a house in Dagnam Park Square, Harold Hill.

A bus has collided with a house in Dagnam Park Square, Harold Hill. - Credit: Archant

An investigation will be launched after a bus crashed into a residential property in Harold Hill at about 2.15pm yesterday.

An out of service double decker bus, operated by stagecoach, rolled backwards from its stand in Dagnam Park Drive and hit a residential property in Dagnam Park Square.

Eyewitnesses told the Recorder that the bus driver was seen trying to board the empty bus as it rolled down a hill into the property.

The house it crashed into has suffered damage to its porch and external wall.

London Ambulance Service has confirmed that nobody was hurt.


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Ken Davisdson, TfL’s head of bus operations said: “There were no reported injuries and damage to the property is currently being assessed. There will be an investigation into this incident.”

Did you see anything? Email emma.lake@archant.co.uk or call 0208 477 3821

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