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Two arrested following car crash in Barking

PUBLISHED: 17:16 20 April 2017 | UPDATED: 17:47 20 April 2017

The smash took place on Longbridge Road. Picture: Twitter@MPSBarkDag

The smash took place on Longbridge Road. Picture: Twitter@MPSBarkDag

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This is the scene of devastation following a road smash in the early hours of this morning that resulted in the arrest of two suspected car thieves.

The smash took place on Longbridge Road. Picture: Twitter@MPSBarkDag The smash took place on Longbridge Road. Picture: Twitter@MPSBarkDag

The pair are being held on suspicion of aggravated vehicle taking, dangerous driving and other offences in connection with the crash on Longbridge Road in Barking.

Officers from Barking and Dagenham Police uploaded two images of the aftermath on social networking website Twitter

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