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One killed and 13 injured in London bus crash

A man has died and 13 people were injured when a car collided with a night bus. The man, believed to be in his 20s, was one of four men in the car when it was involved in an accident with a bus in Clapton, east London, at around 2.20am today.

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Eyewitness: Bus crash 'sounded like explosion'

The scene in Lea Bridge Road in Clapton, east London where a car collided with a night bus. Credit: Martha Linden/PA Wire

Rose Friggi, 32, a mother-of-two from nearby Paradise Park, said she heard what sounded like an explosion last night, after a car collided with a bus killing one man and injuring another 13.

"I was up in the night because my baby was sick," she said. "I heard what sounded like an explosion. My husband went to work at about 3am and he said there were police cars and a helicopter at the scene", she said.

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