Car fire and accident causes disruption at Blackwall Tunnel

Traffic has built up and buses are on diversion after a couple of incidents on Blackwall Tunnel approaches caused disruption this afternoon.

Police are blocking access to Blackwall Lane due to the incident:

Courtesy TfL. Police car seen on right blocking access

A car fire to the north also mean tailbacks and bus routes 188 and 422 on diversion.

Traffic is backed up around Greenwich and Charlton with Bugsby’s Way, Blackwall Lane and Trafalgar Road heavy going.


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