There was a car crash in the middle of the night last night near Purley War Memorial Hospital on Brighton Road.
London Ambulance Service were called at 12.15am to the road traffic collision between two cars at the junction of Brighton Road and Christchurch Road.
Two ambulance crews went to the scene where they treated a man, reported to be in his late thirties, for back injuries. He was not taken to hospital.
Another man was also treated at the scene for minor injuries.
This is the second crash at the junction of Brighton Road and Christchurch Road in the past three weeks. A motorcyclist suffered serious leg injuries in a crash with a car at the junction on August 28.