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Earlier delays on A12 caused by lorry crash

By Rachel Bishop on January 23, 2015 10:55 AM |

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There were severe delays on the northern approach to Blackwall Tunnel earlier this morning after a lorry and van were involved in a collision.

Police were called just before 7am to the A12 where a white Ford Fiesta and a lorry had crashed at the junction with Devas Street.


The A13 at East India Dock has closed following a serious collision westbound.

The incident at Wednesday morning rush hour has also caused major delays northbound on the Blackwall Tunnel. Tailbacks are stretching to the Sun-In-The-Sands Roundabout.

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A woman caused the Blackwall Tunnel to shut after she decided to take a walk through it on Wednesday night.

Blackwall Tunnel: Broken down lorry causes delays

By Rob Virtue on November 5, 2014 8:36 AM |


A heavy goods vehicle breakdown on the northbound section of the Blackwall Tunnel is causing delays on Wednesday morning.

Traffic is stretching back to the Sun-In-The-Sands roundabout.


Approval could be sought for the Silvertown Tunnel next year, according to Transport for London's latest consultation on the project.

Released to the public on Wednesday, the document focuses on designs for the crossing, planned for next to the Blackwall Tunnel and running between Greenwich and Newham.