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Crash closes A12 George Green Tunnel

PUBLISHED: 14:06 30 July 2014 | UPDATED: 17:15 30 July 2014

(Picture: Rui Vieira/PA)

(Picture: Rui Vieira/PA)

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A crash closed westbound carriageways of the A12 George Green Tunnel this afternoon.

Transport for London (TfL) said the accident caused tailbacks past Redbridge Roundabout, with police adding the collision involved a car and a motorbike and no life-threatening injuries had been sustained.

The road was temporarily closed following the incident at around 1pm, and fully reopened by 3.30pm.

The London Ambulance Service (LAS) said a 55-year-old man was treated for arm injuries and taken to the major trauma centre and the Royal London.

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