At around 13:25 on Tuesday 26 November a route 414 double deck bus, operated by Abellio, struck scaffolding on Gonville Street near Putney Bridge Underground Station SW6.
There are no reported injuries.
The Health and Safety Executive (HSE) are currently assessing the safe removal of the bus and scaffolding until which time the road will remain closed.
There will be an investigation into this incident.
Routes 39, 85, 93, 265, 270 and 414 are currently on diversion.
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