A mother has died and a baby has been left with life-threatening injuries after they were hit by a car in south London.

Police said the car collided with the mother and baby in a pram at around 8pm on Sunday in Penge.

The mother, believed to be aged in her 20s, died at the scene.

The baby boy, believed to be around eight months old, has been taken to hospital with life-threatening injuries.

The driver of the car stopped after the collision and was also taken to hospital, although his injuries are not life-threatening.

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