Police are investigating following a collision in Lewisham which left a number of pedestrians requiring hospital treatment.
Police were called at approximately 08:20hrs on Sunday, 26 February to reports of a Mercedes in collision with a wall and pedestrians on Bromley Road in Bellingham.
Officers, the London Ambulance Service and London’s Air Ambulance attended.
Five people – four men and a woman, believed to be aged between 25 and 46 years – were treated at the scene before being taken to south and east London hospitals.
One of the victims, a 25-year-old man [Victim 3] remains in a critical condition.
Two of the pedestrians – a 35-year-old woman [Victim 1] and a 25-year-old man [Victim 2] are now in what is described as a serious but stable condition.
Two men, aged 36 [Victim 4] and 46 [Victim 5] sustained minor injuries which are not described as life-threatening.
The driver of the car was detained at the scene by an off-duty police officer before being arrested on suspicion of causing serious injury by dangerous driving.
He was also arrested on suspicion of drink drive before being taken to a south London hospital with a head injury.
Detectives from the Met’s Roads and Transport Policing Command are investigating.