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There are severe delays on the A13 east bound after an HGV broke down and blocked the road earlier today.
The vehicle has been removed and all lanes re-opened, but there is still slow traffic on Alfred's Way (East Ham And Barking By-Pass) eastbound in Beckton after Beckton Roundabout.
Transport chaos hit those heading to Canary Wharf on Tuesday morning in the first day of a 48 strike by Tube staff.
The Jubilee line was running a reduced service while the roads in east London struggled to deal with an increase in traffic with major delays reported on both the A12 and A13 roads.
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.
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.