A man has been rushed to hospital suffering from abdominal and back injuries after a crash on the A406 North Circular Road.

Two cars crashed near Crooked Billet Roundabout in Walthamstow shortly after 11.30am today (Wednesday, December 6).

One person had to be cut out of their car by London Fire Brigade.

There are severe delays on both directions of the highway and a section of the eastbound lane is closed.