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Car overturns in Dagenham crash

PUBLISHED: 14:21 01 July 2019 | UPDATED: 14:49 01 July 2019

A car overturned during a crash this afternoon. Picture: CHRISTINE LUMBER

A car overturned during a crash this afternoon. Picture: CHRISTINE LUMBER

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A car has overturned in a crash in Dagenham Heathway.

There has been another crash on the borough's roads. Picture: CHLOE CONWAYThere has been another crash on the borough's roads. Picture: CHLOE CONWAY

Paramedics called the police to the scene at 11.23am this morning.

A Met spokesman said: "Emergency services remain on the scene."

Firefighters and two fire engines from Dagenham station attended the smash. A spokeswoman for the London Fire Brigade said no one was trapped or injured.

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"Crews made the area safe," she added.

An eyewitness reported seeing two men and a woman flee the scene with a toddler. The police has not confirmed the report.

The crash is the second reported on the borough's roads following a collision at the junction of the A13 and Ripple Road earlier today.

The driver involved was pronounced dead at the scene while a second man and woman were taken to hospital with injuries which were described by police as not life threatening.

This story is being updated.


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