Roof of bus rips off after 'taking a wrong turn'

A double-decker bus that crashed into a railway bridge in Norbiton had made a "wrong turn", the director of buses for Transport for London said. Mike Weston added:

At around 13:00 an out of service route 131 double deck bus, operated by London United, hit a rail bridge on Coombe Road near Norbiton Station after taking a wrong turn.

The bridge was not damaged and rail services are unaffected. There were no injuries and the incident will be fully investigated.

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Roof ripped off double-decker bus in Norbiton

A double-decker bus has crashed into a railway bridge in Norbiton. The roof of the out-of-service 131 bus sheared off after the crash in Coombe Road, according to the Surrey Comet.