Investigations are ongoing after a driver was hurt when two buses crashed head on.

The collision between two double decker buses happened at the junction of Grove Road and Hoe Street in Walthamstow at around 4.20am on Friday, September 23.

Transport for London has confirmed that two buses crashed into each other but said no passengers were on board when they crashed as one was out of service while the other was in service with no passengers.

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One driver was taken to hospital with minor injuries.

The in-service bus was operated by Go-Ahead London, while the out-of-service bus was operated by Stagecoach.

TFL and Go-Ahead group both commented that “this incident is the subject of an ongoing investigation, which is yet to conclude" and remained tight lipped about the details of what occurred and the resulting damage.

East London and West Essex Guardian Series: The buses in Hoe Street. Picture: Karl HughesThe buses in Hoe Street. Picture: Karl Hughes (Image: Karl Hughes)

A photo shows significant damage, with the front windows damaged on both buses and part of the side of the Go-Ahead bus hanging loose while part of the front of the Stagecoach bus appears to have fallen off.

Stagecoach has also been approached for comment and has said it will provide an update.