Trams suspended between Sandilands and East Croydon after collision with car

Trams have been disrupted by a collision

Trams have been disrupted by a collision

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A tram has collided with a car in Croydon town centre, forcing the suspension of services and causing rush hour chaos.

Trams have been suspended between Sandilands and East Croydon following the crash at about 4.30pm in Addiscombe Road.

One witness said tram passengers were "screaming and screaming" following the collision, which is understood to have left people travelling in the car with minor injuries.

London Ambulance Service and the Metropolitan Police are on the scene.

Addiscombe Eoad has been closed westbound, causing road traffic delays.

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10:02am Fri 27 Jun 14

xeepo says...

Stay out of the way of trams and this sort of thing would never happen in the first place. They're on rails people, they've not just appeared out of nowhere, they do the exact same routes day in and day out.
Stay out of the way of trams and this sort of thing would never happen in the first place. They're on rails people, they've not just appeared out of nowhere, they do the exact same routes day in and day out. xeepo
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