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Police cordon in place after incident in Ilford Lane

PUBLISHED: 10:36 17 October 2019 | UPDATED: 13:03 17 October 2019

A police cordon is in place in Ilford Lane. Picture: M Shibli

A police cordon is in place in Ilford Lane. Picture: M Shibli

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Ilford Lane is closed following a collision involving a pedestrian this morning (Thursday, October 17).

Police cordon is in place in Ilford Lane following a collision involving a pedestrian. Picture: M ShibliPolice cordon is in place in Ilford Lane following a collision involving a pedestrian. Picture: M Shibli

Emergency services were called to reports of a collision involving a pedestrian and a van near the junction with Hampton Road and Jersey Road at 6.20am.

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Two ambulance crews, a medic in a car and an incident response officer were sent to the scene.

"We also dispatched London's Air Ambulance by car," a spokeswoman for the London Ambulance Service said.

The pedestrian, a 45-year-old man, has been taken to a major trauma centre in a critical condition.

The road was closed for around six hours and has since reopened.

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