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Hounslow collision: Updates as Staines Road closed after crash between Munster Avenue and Frampton Road

The crash happened during rush hour

Staines Road, Hounslow

A road in Hounslow has been closed due to a collision.

Buses have been diverted and traffic is building in the area following the incident at around 6.30pm on Monday September 18.

Transport for London said on its website: "[A315] Staines Road (TW4) (Westbound) between Munster Avenue and Frampton Road - Road closed due to a collision."

On Twitter, TfL Bus Alerts said: "Routes 116 117 235 237 423 are diverted in Staines Road Hounslow due to a road traffic collision."

Traffic reporting site Inrix is reporting: "Affecting traffic between Minimax Corner and the centre of Hounslow. "

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Traffic back to normal

We understand that traffic has returned to normal on Staines Road following a serious collision at around 6pm today.

Buses have returned to their usual routes after they were diverted around the road closure in both directions.

Condition update

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital with a leg injury.

He is described as being in a serious but stable condition.

Man taken to hospital

A motorcyclist has been taken to hospital after crashing with a car in Staines Road.

The crash took place just after 6pm and the road was closed in both directions and emergency services dealt with the incident.

Road reopened

Staines Road, which was closed in both directions following an earlier collision has now reopened.

The road was closed at around 6.30pm between Munster Avenue and Frampton Road.

Expect delays

The latest from TfL just before 7pm was: “Traffic flows are slow on diversion. Expect delays in the area. “

TfL alert

Here is the alert from Transport for London announcing the road closure at about 6.30pm

Latest traffic report

Here is the latest from our traffic reporting system:

A315 Staines Road in both directions closed, queueing traffic due to accident between Frampton Road and Munster Avenue.

Affecting traffic between Minimax Corner and the centre of Hounslow.

Diversion - affecting bus routes 116, 117, 235, 237 and 423.

Map of area affected

The Transport for London map shows the area affected by the collision

Staines Road collision area affected(Image: Transport for London)

Buses on diversion

TfL tweeted the following buses are on diversion following the crash:

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