Tower Hamlets Watch

Motorcyclist Dies in Blackwall Tunnel | July 8, 2010

Witnesses tell me that at 4 pm Last Night 7 July 2010, that sadly a motorcyclist died in a clash with a Lorry in the Blackwall Tunnel.

From last nights local traffic reports in the Croydon Guardian;

High severity   A102 Blackwall Tunnel Poplar
Southbound at A13 East India Dock Road / A12 Blackwall Tunnel Approach
Last updated 24 minutes ago
Severe delays and tunnel closed due to serious accident, a lorry and a motorbike involved on A102 Blackwall Tunnel Southbound at A13 East India Dock Road / A12 Blackwall Tunnel Approach, congestion on A12 Blackwall Tunnel Northern Approach to B142 Wick Lane (Old Ford). Following an accident just before 16:00. The tunnel is likely to be closed for some time. Long Queues in East and South East London. Diversion: All traffic is being directed onto the A13

A London Ambulance Service Communications Spokesperson, has comfirmed to me that the motorcyclist died at the scene of the accident.

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  1. I believe this was a friend of mine who lost his life last night, thoughts are with the family.

    Comment by Michael Snasdell — July 8, 2010 @ 1:10 pm

    • A collegue of mine he will be greatly missed.


      Comment by andy skordis — July 8, 2010 @ 10:14 pm

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