One person cut free and traffic delays after crash on the A13 Beckton flyover
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Motorists have been warned to expect delays after a crash between a car and van on the A13.
Police, firefighters and paramedics were called to reports of the collision at a westbound stretch of the Beckton flyover at about 3.41am today.
A Met spokeswoman said: "The van hit the central reservation. Two women and a man have been taken to hospital."
Two fire engines from Ilford and Leytonstone stations and a fire rescue unit from East Ham were also at the scene with firefighters releasing three people who were trapped.
The incident was over for firefighters by 5.16am.
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TfL warned drivers that traffic is heavy and slow on approach with tailbacks beyond Beckton roundabout. Motorists were warned to expect delays.
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