鲍里斯’ police Range Rover hits No10 officer while escorting PM to Commons

BORIS Johnson’s police Range Rover hit an officer while escorting the PM to the Commons this morning.

A Met Police PC was struck by the vehicle as Mr Johnson was taken to Prime Minister’s Questions.

A car tailing the PM to the Commons struck a police officer today

A car tailing the PM to the Commons struck a police officer today信用: i图像
The cop was on duty in Downing Street when he was involved in the minor accident

The cop was on duty in Downing Street when he was involved in the minor accident信用: i图像

The 4×4 was travelling behind the the PM’s car at the time of the collision.

It also hit the wing mirror of a parked police car.

Paramedics were called to the scene just before 11.55am.

The officer was treated in Downing Street. He appeared to be shaken but otherwise unhurt.

Officials have since confirmed the cop was offered medical attentionon a precautionary basis”.

Bravely, he remained on duty afterwards.

A spokesperson from the force said: “A police vehicle was involved in a collision with an officer on foot at Downing Street at 11.51am.

London Ambulance Service attended.

The officer was checked over and did not require hospital treatment. He remained on duty.

The Range Rover is likely to have been carrying the PM's protection officers

The Range Rover is likely to have been carrying the PM’s protection officers信用: i图像
It hit both the officer and a marked police car

It hit both the officer and a marked police car信用: i图像
The cop was shaken but not seriously hurt, officials say

The cop was shaken but not seriously hurt, officials say信用: i图像

A photojournalist tweeting under the name Politicalpics said: “Policeman gets hit by Boris Johnson police back up car as he leaves for PMQs, walks away shaken but looks OK.

The PM’s car is followed by two unmarked Range Rovers with security staff inside.

He is constantly flanked by a team of protection officers from the UK Special Forces and the Met Police.

在过去的岁月里, motorcycle outriders would have gone ahead of his car.

然而, the practice was axed during David Cameron’s time as PM.

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 11.54am today to reports of an incident on Downing Street.

We sent an ambulance crew.

They treated a person at the scene but did not take them to hospital.

During PMQs today, Mr Johnson faced a tough grilling on Matt Hancock’s affair with an aide.

The PM dodged questions on whether he’d sacked the former Health Secretary on Fridayafter The Sun revealed hypocritical Hancock’s liaison.

Mr Johnson initially stuck by the ex minister and said thematter is now closed before Mr Hancock threw in the towel and quit on Saturday night.

Labour leader Sir Keir Starmer blasted: “It’s the same old story, isn’t it itwhile the British people are doing everything asked them, it’s one rule for them, and another rule for everybody else.

A flustered Boris tried to hit back, 说: “I read the story with you and everybody else on Friday, and we had a new Health Secretary in place by SaturdayI think that speed was fast.

Boris Johnson dodges questions on whether he sacked Matt Hancock as he faces furious grilling over affair