Man in hospital after road accident in Canning Town

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Picture: PA - Credit: Archant

A man in his 20s is being treated in hospital following a car accident on the A13.

Two ambulances were called to the Canning Town flyover to reports of a road traffic collision at 6.40am.

Paramedics from London’s Air Ambulance also attended in a car where they treated the man for injuries to his leg and pelvis.

He was taken to the Royal London Hospital in Whitechapel where he remains in a stable condition.

The accident has caused severe delays going into London this morning with Newham Way closed and congestion to the Marsh Way junction.

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The A406 is also slow moving southbound from beyond Barking Flyover.

A diversion is in place via Prince Regent Lane and motorists are being advised to find a different route or expect long delays.

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