A road was closed as a cyclist was rushed to hospital after a crash.

Police closed off Colindeep Lane and Sheaveshill Avenue in Colindale from both directions after a crash this morning (August 12) at 11.08am.

The crash involved a car and a bike, the Metropolitan Police have said.

A cyclist was taken to hospital, but his condition is not yet known.

There is queuing traffic in the area between Court Way and Rushgrove Avenue, and the 324 bus is being diverted.