Biker airlifted to hospital after Chadwell Heath crash

PUBLISHED: 15:43 04 February 2020 | UPDATED: 16:35 04 February 2020

Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash. Picture: @DJJamieB

Emergency services were called to the scene of the crash. Picture: @DJJamieB


A biker has been airlifted to hospital following a crash in Chadwell Heath.

The incident, which also involved a car, took place at the junction of Whalebone Lane North and Whalebone Lane South with the High Road at around 2.20pm today (Tuesday, February 4).

The London Ambulance Service confirmed that the motorbike rider was treated at the scene for leg injuries before being taken to a major trauma centre by air.

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His injuries are not believed to be life-threatening.

All three roads were closed while emergency services attend the scene but two have now reopened.

Whalebone Lane South remains closed for investigations by the emergency services.

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