A12 collision between Moby Dick and Barley Lane junction causes blocked lane and tailbacks

Traffic building up on Eastern Avenue. Picture: Transport for London

Traffic building up on Eastern Avenue. Picture: Transport for London - Credit: Transport for London

On the A12 there is moderate traffic between the Moby Dick and the Barley Lane junction.

A collision has occurred in Eastern Avenue, causing a lane to become blocked.

Traffic is slow on the approach and tailing back towards Whalebone Lane North.

A police spokesman said: “We were called at 7.53am.

“It appears two vans and two cars [collided].”

The spokesman added it is not yet known if anyone has been injured.

There are minor delays on the Docklands Light Railway (DLR) between Bank, Stratford, and Lewisham.

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