Search

Collision between a police car and a Peugeot in Romford prompts a police investigation

16:05 14 February 2014

The Essex Police car and the silver Peugeot collided at the junction between the A12 and Pettits Lane

The Essex Police car and the silver Peugeot collided at the junction between the A12 and Pettits Lane

Archant

A collision between a police car and another vehicle in Romford has prompted a police investigation.

The accident at the junction between the A12 and Pettits Lane at 5.25pm last night caused a major traffic build up in the surrounding area.

The Essex Police car was driving to central London as part of an ongoing incident when the collision with a silver Peugeot 206 happened.

An Essex Police spokesman said there were no injuries.

Crews from Romford Fire Station attended the scene but this was as a precautionary measure to cover an oil spill from a leaked radiator with sand.

0 comments

Latest News Stories

Off-target: The A&E at Queen's

A worrying increase in people attending hospital A&E departments last month has led to patients facing longer and longer waits.

The westbound A13 is closed at the junction with Ferry Lane [Photograph from Google StreetView]

The A13 was closed near Ferry Lane yesterday as police discovered a dead body in a car.

myplace, Harold Hill, in April 2012, the last time the show came to Havering

Immigration, Facebook and class war were hotly debated in an episode of the BBC’s flagship debating programme from Harold Hill last night.

Planned engineering work could affect your journey this weekend.

There is a relatively minor programme of planned closures on the Tube and Overground network this weekend - but they could still affect your journey. Read on for the lowdown.

Most read news

WW100

Click on the banner above for full coverage of the centenary commemorations of the outbreak of the First World War.

News from your area

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Romford Recorder e-edition today E-edition

Twitter sat back and watched as the world went bargain-hunting crazy on Black Friday.

There was definitely something buzzing at JCB when he delivered his immigration speech.

What would you do in order to get a discounted TV?

The judge was having none of it and labelled the driver’s version of events as ‘ludicrous’.