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A section of Oxford Street is shut following a collision between a bus and a pedestrian.

Westminster Police said the road is closed at the junction with James Street due to the crash.

In a tweet posted at 3.30pm on Tuesday (March 28), officers said: "Oxford Street is closed at the junction with James Street due to a collision involving a bus & a pedestrian. Thank you for your patience."

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Round-up

And with that we’re rounding up our coverage of the Oxford Street collision between a bus and pedestrian.

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Oxford Street reopened

Met Police have told getwestlondon that Oxford Street reopened to traffic at around 4.30pm

Picture shows police at the scene

A pedestrian in his 40s has been taken to hospital after a collision with a bus
A pedestrian in his 40s has been taken to hospital after a collision with a bus (Image: Twitter: @KinnonMK )

'Just seen person hit by a bus'

Bus routes diverted

Picture shows buses at standstill

Police statement: 'Pedestrian in his 40s'

A Met police spokesman said: “Police were called at 14:55hrs on Tuesday, 28 March to reports of a road traffic collision in Oxford Street.

“Officers attended and found a male pedestrian in collision with a bus.

“London Ambulance Service attended and took the pedestrian, believed to be aged in his 40s, to a central London hospital.

“We await an update on his condition.

“Oxford Street is closed in both directions.

“Motorists are advised to avoid the area.

“No arrests have been made.”