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Road closure in place after car catches fire in Hornchurch

PUBLISHED: 15:32 03 January 2020 | UPDATED: 15:33 03 January 2020

Emergency services were called to reports of a car alight in Butts Green Road, Hornchurch on Friday, January 3. Picture: Google Maps

Emergency services were called to reports of a car alight in Butts Green Road, Hornchurch on Friday, January 3. Picture: Google Maps

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Emergency services were called to reports of a car alight in Hornchurch this afternoon.

Butts Green Road is closed in both directions due to a vehicle fire.

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The London Fire Brigade was called to the scene at around 1.15pm today (Friday, January 3) and had the fire under control by 1.26pm.

A crew from Dagenham Fire Station attended the scene.

TfL tweeted that bus routes 165, 256, and 370 are currently being diverted due to the incident.


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