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TRAVEL: Overturned lorry on North Circular causing jams

There is queueing traffic, long delays and a flyover closed due to an overturned lorry and recovery work on A406 Staples Corner Flyover on the North Circular Road Westbound at M1 J1.

The overturned lorry on the North Circular Road Credit: ITV NEWS

The travel time in the area is over 40 minute and as a result there is congestion on the A406 North Circular Road to the A1000 High Road (East Finchley) and on A1 Falloden Way to Northway / Hill Rise.

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The blocked road is causing lots of congestion in the East Finchley area.


North Circular car crash victims identified

Three men killed in a crash after a high-speed race on the North Circular at Arnos Grove have been formally identified.

Jawad Qureshi, 28, from Harrow, north west London, was driving a Subaru Impreza when it crashed and burst into flames on 23rd December.

Toheed Robani, 34, from Willesden, and Haider Qureshi, 28, from Hendon, both north west London, were also in the car and killed.


Two men arrested after fatal collision kills three people

Two men have been arrested after a fatal collision killed three people on the North Circular early this morning.

The three people died when a car collided with a lorry and then caught fire at Arnos Grove, at about 12.30am.

Two men, travelling in a Vauxhall Astra, have been arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.

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Three people dead in north London road collision

Three people have died after a car collided with a lorry, then caught fire.

The car, a Subara Impreza, was travelling westbound on the A406 Bowes Road, part of the North Circular when it hit the central reservation near the junction with Natal Road at around 12.30am, the Metropolitan Police said.

It then hit a lorry travelling in the opposite direction before bursting into flames.

A second car, a Vauxhall Astra, was also involved in the crash and two men have been taken to hospital with minor injuries. The lorry driver also received minor injuries.

Investigators are examining the scene and both lanes of the North Circular are closed.

Police warned the road would remain closed for the morning rush hour and advised drivers to take alternative routes.

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