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Man crushed under wheels of coach in Valley Drive in Gravesend

15 February 2014
by KentOnline reporter
A man has been badly hurt after his leg became trapped under the wheel of a coach in Gravesend.

He was taken to hospital with a serious leg injury after the incident with the Reliance vehicle in Valley Drive last night.
 
Police, fire and ambulance crews were called to the scene, opposite the St Hilda's Way junction, at about 6.30pm.
The man is treated by medics after being crushed by a coach. Picture Fraser Ross

The man is treated by medics after being crushed by a coach. Picture: Fraser Ross

The road was shut by police at the junction with Whitehill Lane.

A Kent Police spokesman said the man has been taken to King's College Hospital in London.

A cordon was thrown around the area by police. Picture Fraser Ross

A cordon was thrown around the area by police. Picture: Fraser Ross

Emergency services in Valley Drive. Picture Fraser Ross

Emergency services in Valley Drive. Picture: Fraser Ross

The Reliance coach at the scene of the incident in Gravesend. Picture Fraser Ross

The Reliance coach at the scene of the incident in Gravesend. Picture: Fraser Ross

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