A 62-year-old man suffered head injuries when his car was in collision with a Royal Mail lorry near the Hanger Lane Gyratory in Ealing on Tuesday evening (January 23).
The car driver was said to have suffered head injuries and was taken to a west London hospital. His injuries were believed to be non life-threatening.
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: "We were called to reports of a collision between a car and a lorry in A40 Western Avenue at 6.20pm."
"A 62-year-man, the driver of the car, was taken to a west London hospital where he is being treated for head injuries," the spokesman added.
"His injuries are not being treated as life-threatening or life-changing."
Royal Mail spokesperson Henry Perry said: "I can confirm that one of our vehicles was involved in an accident on the A40 westbound last night.
"Our driver was taken to hospital to be examined and, although shaken, did not suffer any injuries.
"There was no damage to any mail in our vehicle at the time. We are investigating this incident and assisting the police with their enquiries."
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