Fire fighters are investigating a possible chemical leak close to Whipps Cross Hospital in Leytonstone

Chemical leak shuts hospital road

Whipps Cross Hospital

Chemical leak shuts hospital road

Chemical leak shuts hospital road

Chemical leak shuts hospital road

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East London and West Essex Guardian Series: Photograph of the Author by , Reporter, covering Walthamstow, Leyton and Leytonstone. Call me on 07768 507 739

A road block has gone outside Whipps Cross Hospital following reports of a chemical leak.

James Lane, Leytonstone, has been shut to traffic in both directions between Whipps Cross Road and Peterborough Road as London Fire Brigade investigates the situation.

LFB has tweeted that the leak is from a construction site.

Bus routes W12, W15 and W19 are being diverted.

More to follow.

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2:44pm Thu 24 Apr 14

lewyndlexie08 says...

It happened on the school site what about all the students that attend Leytonstone School
It happened on the school site what about all the students that attend Leytonstone School lewyndlexie08
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