Police crash at Deptford causes gridlock on A2

By Rob Virtue on June 11, 2014 6:59 PM |


Roads in south-east London were brought to a standstill on Wednesday evening after a police car collided with a van.

The car was believed to have been on an emergency call with its lights on when the incident happened at around 6.30pm on Deptford Broadway, near Deptford High Street.

Police closed off the road in both directions as accident investigators surveyed the scene.


There are not believed to be any injuries. The emergency vehicle was in collision with a van, belonging to Telco Lifts.

One eye-witness said: "It's caused chaos but everyone seems to have walked away fine."