Man trapped in overturned car near A13 flyover

PUBLISHED: 14:18 04 January 2017 | UPDATED: 16:38 04 January 2017

The driver was rescued with just minor injuries

The driver was rescued with just minor injuries


A car overturned near the Lodge Avenue roundabout by the A13 flyover this afternoon, trapping a man inside.

Police were called to the scene near Ripple Road at 1.16pm this afternoon.

London Fire Brigade cut the victim free and he has been taken to an east London hospital as precaution following minor injuries.

Road closures were put in place whilst the emergency services dealt with the incident, but these have now been lifted.

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