A 23-YEAR-OLD woman remains in intensive care this morning (October 8) following a road accident earlier this week.

The woman was driving her silver Mini Cooper along Bourne Way in Hayes on Tuesday afternoon when she was involved in an accident with a route 119 double decker bus.

The car overturned leaving the woman with serious head injuries.

Police, ambulance and fire crews were called to the scene at around 1.46pm, and an air ambulance landed on the playing fields in nearby Tiepigs Lane.

The Mini driver was taken to Kings College Hospital in Denmark Hill and the road re opened at 6.11pm.

The accident in Hayes was the third in less than a fortnight involving a bus.

This Is Local London: BROMLEY: Town centre crash sees double-decker bus hit furniture shop

On September 28, a route 61 double decker crashed into a furniture store in Bromley town centre, injuring four people.

A second accident on October 1 saw a man in his 20s left unconscious after his VW Golf collided with a single decker bus in Sevenoaks Road, Orpington, in the early hours of the morning.