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Collision at major Harrow junction forces road closure

A man has been rushed to a major trauma centre following a collision on Alexandra Avenue at the junction with Eastcote Lane in Harrow.

Images sent to Harrow Online show two fire engines at the scene and a police cordon in place with members of the public gathering at the location. A man was trapped inside a vehicle and was released by London Fire Brigade.

Buses affected include the 114, 398, H9 and H10.

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A spokesperson for London Fire Brigade said: “Firefighters were called by the Metropolitan Police to a road traffic collision in Harrow.

“Two vehicles were involved. One man, who was reported to be trapped, was released by firefighters from one of the vehicles. He was taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service crews.

“Road closures were in place at the junction of Alexandra Avenue and Eastcote Lane.
The Brigade was called at 1505 and the incident was over for firefighters by 1548. Fire engines from Harrow and Southall fire stations and a fire and rescue unit from Wembley Fire Station attended the scene.”

A London Ambulance Service spokesperson said: “We were called at 2.35pm today (25 April) to reports of a road traffic collision in Eastcote Lane, Harrow.

“We sent an ambulance crew to the scene.

“We treated a patient for a back injury and took them to a major trauma centre as a priority.”

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