Two women are critically ill after a bus hit a group of pedestrians on Charing Cross Road late this afternoon.
An 18-year-old girl and a woman in her 40s are being treated in hospital.
A boy, aged 11, suffered minor injuries.
The road remains closed in both directions.
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A cloudy start to the short Christmas week. It's gong to be a mild one though with temperatures already above the double figure mark.
As we move into a shorter working week for most people, we are looking at a generally cloudy one.
Lots of cloud around today feeling relatively mild although it probably felt a bit cooler because of the breeze.