Lorry crashes into East London railway bridge

A LORRY has crashed into a railway bridge on the London Underground, slicing off the vehicle roof. The articulated vehicle hit the bridge where the District Line runs above ground at Bromley-by-Bow in East London, alongside the Fenchurch Street-to-Southend railway

A LORRY has crashed into a railway bridge on the London Underground, slicing off the vehicle roof.

The articulated vehicle hit the bridge where the District Line runs above ground at Bromley-by-Bow in East London, alongside the Fenchurch Street-to-Southend railway.

Police have had to close of Devons Road while attempts are being made to free the vehicle. No injuries have been reported and train services are not thought to have been affected.