A woman was taken to hospital following a crash in Woodford Green this morning.

It happened at around 7am on the A104 High Road, at the junction with Chingford Lane.

A spokeswoman for the London Ambulance Service said that a woman had been taken to Whipps Cross Hospital in Leytonstone with an arm injury.

A smashed car is partly blocking the road northbound causing traffic delays.

Bus routes 20, 179, 275 and W13 are currently subject to diversion because of the accident.