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Police closed Tower Bridge this afternoon following a serious accident at around 2.50pm.
London Air Ambulance was called to the scene after the collision between a motorcyclist and a pedestrian.
Commuter journeys to work are heavily disrupted on train, Tube and DLR routes on Monday morning due to a storm with winds of up to 90mph hitting the capital.
Those travelling by road are also facing problems with both the A13 and the Blackwall Tunnel congested and the A12 blocked.
Congestion on east London's roads has been labelled "shameful" by a leading industry expert.
Prof David Begg told London Assembly's transport committee it was black mark on Mayor Boris Johnson's record as the head of Transport for London.
An accident at Kidbrooke has led to heavy queues southbound at Blackwall Tunnel on Monday evening.
Emergency services are at the scene. The A2 is closed from Sun In The Sands Roundabout to the South Circular.
The A13 through Tower Hamlets has been named as one the three worst roads in the capital in terms of vehicle emissions.
The major road, which goes past Canary Wharf and joins onto the Blackwall Tunnel, is alongside North Circular and the Dartford Crossing in the list of shame from Clean Air in London.