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Man suffers head injuries in Collier Row Lane crash

PUBLISHED: 13:24 26 November 2012 | UPDATED: 13:12 28 November 2012

The car struck a lamppost. Picture by Brian Davis

The car struck a lamppost. Picture by Brian Davis

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A man in his 20s suffered head injuries following a collision in a Collier Row road this morning.

The air ambulance landed in Lawns Park. Picture by Brian DavisThe air ambulance landed in Lawns Park. Picture by Brian Davis

It is believed the injured man was driving in a red Nissan Micra when it struck a lamppost in Collier Row Lane, just before 11am.

An air ambulance landed in nearby Lawns Park and took the victim to Queen’s Hospital, in Rom Valley Way, Romford.

No other vehicles were involved.

Neighbour Brian Davis said: “It looked like quite a nasty accident. There were a lot of emergency crews about.”

The man suffered head injuries in the crash. Picture by Brian DavisThe man suffered head injuries in the crash. Picture by Brian Davis

A spokesman for Helicopter Emergency Medical Services (Hems) said: “We sent an ambulance crew, two duty officers, and London’s air ambulance to the scene.

“Staff treated one patient.”


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