Two hospitalised after being struck by "falling object" from Nine Elms development on Ponton Road

 
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Two people have been left hospitalised after being struck by a falling object from a property development in Nine Elms.

"Multiple" emergency responders - including the air ambulance - were sent to the building site on Ponton Road, Battesea, just after 2pm today after receiving

The London Ambulance Service told City A.M: "We were called at 2:03pm to Nine Elms Lane to reports of a person hit by a falling object.

"We sent multiple resources to the scene, including two ambulance crews, a single responder in a car and an incident response officer, alongside our hazardous area response team and London's air ambulance.

"We treated two patients at the scene. A man with a head injury was taken as a priority to hospital escorted by the doctor from the air ambulance. A woman with a hip injury was also taken to hospital."

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