A12 reopens after petrol tanker and car collide

The road was closed for about three hours after the collision

The road was closed for about three hours after the collision - Credit: Archant

The A12 has reopened after a lorry was in a collision with a car at the junction of Barley Lane this morning.

The petrol tanker suffered damage to its front bumper

The petrol tanker suffered damage to its front bumper - Credit: Archant

The London Ambulance Service were called at 11.15am to the traffic collision on the eastbound carriageway of the A12.

Two ambulances and a duty station officer were sent and a 47-year-old woman was taken to Queen’s Hospital, Romford, suffering from injuries to her back and pelvis.

The road reopened at around 2.30pm after being closed for several hours between Aldborough Road North and Hainault Road.

Did you see what happened? Call 020 8477 3825.


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