A black taxi driver and a woman died in a horrible collision on the A13 Dagenham, confirmed by local met police.
According to the report, a driver was progressing on the eastbound carriageway in the wrong direction when it collided with a London black cab which ended in two on spot deaths.
The police department got a call at 1.45 am in which a person stated that a vehicle is running in a wrong way on A13 Dagenham and after few minutes of that call there was news of a horrible collision. All emergency services including paramedics, fire brigade and police rushed to the incident, and despite their best efforts both of them died because of severe injuries.
A prominent news agency reported that the cab driver was in his 40’s and the lady was in her 70’s. The police department took action promptly, but they couldn’t stop that fatal collision from happening. The road remained closed for the 6 hours as emergency services dealt with the incident, and it was opened later in the morning.
The police collected pieces of evidence, and they are getting information regarding the next of the kin who have not been informed yet.