Two men were injured after being hit with a bottle near Burnt Oak station early today.

Metropolitan Police officers were called at 4.30am to reports of an assault in Watling Avenue.

Two ambulance crews, two medics in fast response cars, an incident response officer and an air ambulance were also sent.

Medics treated the two injured men before taking them to a major trauma centre “as a priority”.

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A spokesperson for Met Police has said that the condition of both the victims is non-life threatening.

A crime scene remains in place on Watling Avenue with the road closed both ways between Orange Hill Road and Burnt Oak Broadway.

Queueing traffic has been reported since the closure. A detour affecting four bus routes has been in operation since morning.

No arrests have been made by police and enquiries into the circumstances continue.

Police have urged anyone with information to contact police on 101 or tweet @MetCC and quote CAD1483/9Jul.

Anonymous tips can be sent to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.