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A collision between an Audi and a tanker lorry left five people injured on Tuesday morning.

The incident happened at about 3.30am at the A13 on East India Dock Road. All five were in the Audi and have been taken to hospital. Police said two of the patients are in a serious condition and one is in a life threatening condition.

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The A13 is closed eastbound between Leamouth Road and East India Dock after a serious collision on Tuesday morning.

There are also westbound delays from Barking. Meanwhile, the Blackwall Tunnel has intermittent closures because of the congestion, with traffic building up northbound from the Sun In The Sands Roundabout.


Drivers travelling through Dagenham on the A13 have been warned to close car windows after 150 tonnes of metal caught fire.

Smoke was billowing from the scrapyard at Chequers Lane as around 12 fire crews battled to put it out. The blaze began at around 3.30pm on Friday.

Man dies after fall from footbridge on to A13

By Rob Virtue on October 2, 2013 9:10 AM |

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A man fell from a footbridge on to the A13 and was hit by a lorry on Wednesday morning.

The incident took place at Goosley Lane in Newham at 5.15am and the man died at the scene after being treated by ambulance staff.


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