Breaking: Car crashes into building in Luton

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A car has crashed into a building in Wenlock Street, High Town.

Emergency services are out in force at the scene, on the corner of Dudley Street.

A police spokesman said: “We were called at approximately 4.20pm to reports of road traffic collision in Wenlock Street, Luton, where a car has collided with a house.”

The Roundabout at Dudley Street is currently closed.

An East of England Ambulance spokesman added: “We were called at 4.19 to reports of a road traffic collision on the corner of Wenlock Street and Dudley Street.

“We sense a rapid response vehicle, which has now left the scene, and an ambulance.

“Paramedics assessed a man in his 60s [thought to be the driver] who is conscious and breathing. He has been taken to Luton & Dunstable Hospital as a precautionary measure.”