Search

Men injured after lorry overturns in Barking

PUBLISHED: 10:38 10 January 2013 | UPDATED: 13:49 11 January 2013

Paramedics are on the scene

Paramedics are on the scene

Archant

Three men were injured after a lorry carrying refrigerated lamb overturned in Barking.

The articulated truck overturned around 11.30pm last night at the A406 roundabout in London Road.

One of the three drivers inside the truck suffered a serious foot injury, while the other two received cuts and grazes.

They were treated by the London Ambulance Service.

Around 50 litres of diesel had leaked from the lorry’s 400 litre tank. Fire crews stopped any further leakage and made the engine safe.

Police also attended the incident and closed one lane while the road was cleared.

0 comments

Latest Barking and Dagenham News Stories

09:00

Welcoming a baby into the world is a profound, life-changing event, where much can be overwhelming.

Yesterday, 09:00

Students helped clean Barking Park lake as part of their work experience placement.

Friday, May 26, 2017

A one-legged 38-year-old man who raped a 15-year-old girl and threatened to kill her has been jailed for nine years.

Friday, May 26, 2017

The hunt is on to find the cheeky fly-tippers who dumped 40 tonnes of rubbish near a primary school in Dagenham - twice in one week.

Friday, May 26, 2017

A homeless man accused of stabbing a woman in the head has denied attempted murder.

Friday, May 26, 2017

These four maps reveal stark differences in social inequality in Barking and Dagenham and show how the rich and the poor are sometimes living next door to each other.

Friday, May 26, 2017

A 70-year-old woman accused of six offences was given a hospital order to receive mental health support.

Friday, May 26, 2017

A teenager and three men from east London appear in court today charged with terrorism and criminal offences.

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Most read news

Show Job Lists

Competitions

Having a brand new kitchen is something that lots of people want but can only dream of. Sadly keeping up to date and making our living spaces as nice as they can be is a costly and incredibly stressful business. Even a fresh coat of paint makes all the difference but isn’t easy or quick.

Who wouldn’t love the chance to go on a shopping spree. Imagine being able to walk into a shop and choose whatever your heart desires without having to worry about how much it costs.

Digital Edition

cover

Enjoy the
Barking and Dagenham Post
e-edition today

Subscribe

Education and Training

cover

Read the
Education and Training
e-edition today

Read Now