Lucky escape for passengers as lorry destroys bus shelter in Kilburn

Destroyed bus stop in Kilburn High Road (Pic credit: Twitter/@DJSmartyP)

Destroyed bus stop in Kilburn High Road (Pic credit: Twitter/@DJSmartyP) - Credit: Archant

This is the scene after a lorry crashed into a busy bus shelter in Kilburn yesterday afternoon and miraculously no-one was injured.

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Passersby stared with amazement at the completely destroyed shelter in Kilburn High Road following the incident at around 1pm.

Several posted images of the flattened structure on social media website Twitter.

Ken Davidson, Transport for London’s head of bus operations, confirmed the accident, adding: “There were no injuries and the site was cleared with all the debris removed.”