Falling sign injures four in Upton Park

police at the scene in green street

Four people were taken to hospital after a shop sign fell in Green Street on Saturday (June 5). - Credit: Jon King

A falling sign has injured four people in Upton Park.

The police were called to Green Street at 12.33pm on Saturday, June 5 following reports a sign had fallen from a shop.

The four injured people were taken to hospital. A spokesperson for the Metropolitan Police said none of those hurt are in a life-threatening condition.

police at the scene

Police and paramedics were called at 12.33pm. Part of the road was closed. - Credit: Jon King

A section of the road was closed and traffic diverted as the emergency services dealt with the incident.

The spokesperson said: "The local authority has been made aware and enquiries into the circumstances are ongoing."


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