A 39 year old London man was transported to hospital after a two-vehicle collision and truck fire on a busy street in the city’s east end.
London police responded to the scene just before 2:30 p.m. Thursday at Veterans Memorial Parkway and Gore Rd.
The investigation has revealed a pick-up truck and a cube van collided while travelling northbound along Veterans Memorial Parkway.
Following the collision the pick-up truck caught fire but fortunately the driver wasn’t injured.
The driver of the cube van was transported to hospital with minor injuries.
The crash caused lengthy delays along Veterans Memorial Parkway and surrounding streets for several hours Thursday.
AM980 LEXUS OF LONDON TRAFFIC: Note: Veterans remains closed NB/SB from Gore Rd to River Rd due to earlier collision and car fire.
— AM980 Traffic (@London_Traffic) September 1, 2016
Police say charges are pending and the investigation is ongoing.
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