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1 in hospital following ‘serious’ collision in south London, Ont.

The side of a London police vehicle. Sawyer Bogdan / Global News

Police in London, Ont., say they’re investigating after a collision in the city’s south end sent one person to hospital.

It was around 2:50 p.m. Monday when officers responded to a “serious motor vehicle collision” near Highbury Avenue and Westminster Drive.

Just after 3:10 p.m., police announced on social media that Highbury Avenue was closed between Westminster and Scotland drives. The area remains closed as of Monday afternoon.

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Few other details are available, but police say one driver was transported to hospital by local paramedics as a result. There is no word yet on the condition of the driver nor have police shared any identifying details.

Drivers are asked to avoid the area for the time being.

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Police say the ongoing investigation has been reassigned to members of its Traffic Management Unit.

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