Nine injured as pleasure boat crashes into Tower Bridge

The Millennium City Cruises vessel collided with the north side of the famous London bridge at around midday.

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64-year-old woman suffered head injuries after crash

We were called at 11.59 today to an incident involving a boat at St Katherine's Pier.

We sent three ambulance crews, a hazardous area response team and a duty officer to the scene.

Staff treated nine patients. A 64-year-old woman suffered pelvis and head injuries and was taken as a priority to the major trauma centre at Royal London Hospital.

Four women were treated for minor injuries and also taken to the Royal London.

A man and a girl were treated for minor injuries and made their own way to hospital, while two other women were checked at the scene but did not require further treatment in hospital.

– London Ambulance Service