Windy weather causes Rainham road traffic accident

A man had to be taken to the hospital with minor injuries after his van was left on its side due to the windy weather conditions.

Firefighters from Hornchurch fire station were called to the road traffic accident on the A13 junction with Ferry Lane, Rainham today (Monday March 5) at around 10.30am.

Crews were on the scene for half an hour making sure the area was safe.

The road was closed for an hour.

Become a Supporter

This newspaper has been a central part of community life for many years. Our industry faces testing times, which is why we're asking for your support. Every contribution will help us continue to produce local journalism that makes a measurable difference to our community.

Become a Supporter