A double-decker bus crashed into a bridge in north London, ripping the roof off and injuring 26 people.

Police and the emergency services were called to St Loys Road in Tottenham at around 4.10am.

Credit: London Ambulance Service

The London ambulance service has confirmed five people were taken to hospital. Their injuries are not thought to be life threatening.

Credit: London Ambulance Service
Credit: London Ambulance Service