Car accident closes Ilford Lane at Britannia Road junction
PUBLISHED: 07:46 26 September 2016 | UPDATED: 15:45 26 September 2016
Zaheer Haque (@1ZAHEER_)
Ilford Lane is closed in both directions at the junction of Britannia Road, Ilford, following a car accident in the early hours of this morning.
Emergency services were called at 4.30am to reports of a collision involving two cars.
A police spokesman said four people were injured in the incident.
“Four people were taken to hospital. No injuries are thought to be life threatening,” he said.
“One driver was arrested at the scene on suspicion of drink driving.”
The incident has caused severe traffic on Ilford Lane and caused bus routes EL1 and the 169 to be diverted.
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