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Three car crash in Ilford town centre prompts road closures

PUBLISHED: 14:36 21 June 2018 | UPDATED: 15:29 21 June 2018

Police respond to a car crash at the junction of Green Lane and High Road, in Ilford. Photo: Samiha

Police respond to a car crash at the junction of Green Lane and High Road, in Ilford. Photo: Samiha

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Three people have been injured following a three car crash in Ilford town centre.

Police respond to a car crash at the junction of Green Lane and High Road, Ilford. Photo: Samiha Police respond to a car crash at the junction of Green Lane and High Road, Ilford. Photo: Samiha

Three fire engines and specialist fire unit were called to reports of a crash at the junction of High Road and Green Lane at 12.36pm today, June 21. Firefighters cut loose an injured woman trapped inside one of the cars and two men were also injured.

Their conditions are not yet known and emergency services have been contacted to confirm

Road closures were put in place following a car crash and traffic in neighbouring roads is moving slowly.

Fire brigades from Barking, Dagenham, Ilford and East Ham attended, with 16 firefighters responding in total.

Police respond to a car crash at the junction of Green Lane and High Road, in Ilford. Photo: Samiha Police respond to a car crash at the junction of Green Lane and High Road, in Ilford. Photo: Samiha

Photos from the scene also appear to show several police cars and ambulances responding to an incident.

The Recorder has contacted emergency services to find out what has happened.

Updates to follow.

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