A car has ploughed into shoppers in Guildford town centre; victims have been left trapped with some suffering “serious injuries.”crashThe collision happened near the YMCA in Bridge Street, near Guildford Railway Station. Emergency services are at the scene.

A Surrey Police spokesman said a grey Land Rover Defender left the road; the vehicle then collided with a number of pedestrians. He added: “Several people are believed to have suffered serious injuries. Police and other emergency services quickly attended and remain at the scene.”

Witnesses report several police cars at the scene, as well as ambulances, two fire engines and the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance.  Several roads are closed and diversions are in place.