One person cut free and traffic delays after crash on the A13 Beckton flyover

Motorists have been warned of delays on the A13 after a car and van crashed earlier this morning. Pi

Motorists have been warned of delays on the A13 after a car and van crashed earlier this morning. Picture: GOOGLE - Credit: Archant

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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