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A car was overturned following a collision in West Drayton shortly before midday on Wednesday (June 27).

Shocking images show the white vehicle on its roof in Cowley Road near the Shell garage following a two-car crash.

Emergency services were called to the collision at 11.49 pm.

Two cars were found to have crashed at the scene but according to police nobody was hurt in the incident.

According to Metropolitan Police , one of the drivers took themselves to hospital to be checked over following the crash.

No arrests have been made in connection with the incident, it has been confirmed.

We will be bringing you all the latest updates from the crash, road closures and traffic news in our blog.

Stay tuned as we provide latest updates below.

What we know so far

  • Emergency services were called to a two-car crash in Cowley Road at 11.49am on Wednesday
  • Two cars were found in a collision at the scene - one of the cars was overturned
  • London Fire Brigade (LFB) was called to the incident at 12.51pm to assist with fuel spilled on the road from the flipped car
  • Nobody needed cutting out of the vehicles and the incident was over for LFB at 1.15pm
  • No one was seriously injured in the crash but according to police one of the drivers took himself to hospital for a check up

"Horrible" - residents react to shocking car crash on their doorstep

Hillingdon residents have described the two-vehicle crash that led to one car being overturned in Cowley Road today as “horrible.”

Commenting in the West Drayton & Yiewsley Community Facebook group one resident wrote: “Hope no one hurt, it’s horrible to see like this, drivers need to be careful when driving.”

Luckily nobody was injured in the crash that emergency services were called to shortly before midday.

"Shocking"

West Londoners who saw a car on its roof in Cowley Road this afternoon have described the scene as “shocking.” Commenting on Facebook Elisabeth Cook wrote: “I saw it when I was driving earlier, shocking, and how did they get out!”

Traffic in Cowley Road

There is some heavy traffic in Cowley Road with queues leading up where a two-car crash happened shortly before 12pm today. Motorists travelling in the area should expect delays.

Shocking pictures show car flipped in the middle of the road

Pictures taken by eye witness Graham Clark at the scene show a car on its roof in the middle of the road.

A car was overturned after colliding with another vehicle in West Drayton
A car was overturned after colliding with another vehicle in West Drayton (Image: Graham Clark)
Police reported no injuries in the two-car crash
Police reported no injuries in the two-car crash (Image: Graham Clark)
A car flipped following a collision in Cowley Road shortly before 12pm
A car flipped following a collision in Cowley Road shortly before 12pm (Image: Graham Clark)
Emergency services were called to the incident just before midday
Emergency services were called to the incident just before midday (Image: Graham Clark)

London Fire Brigade called to "fuel on road" from flipped car

London Fire Brigade (LFB) was called to the Cowley Road crash to deal with fuel on the road from an overturned car at 12.51pm.

According to LFB nobody needed to be cut out of either of the vehicles and its officers attended to deal with spilt fuel only.

An LFB spokesman said:

“We were called at 12.51pm on Wednesday to deal with fuel on the road in Cowley Road, Uxbridge following a traffic collision. The incident was dealt with by LFB officers by 1.15pm.”

Car flipped onto it's roof following collision

A white car was overturned in a two-car collision in Cowley Road, West Drayton shortly before midday. Metropolitan Police was called to the crash at 11.49am and found one car flipped onto its roof at the scene. Police confirmed nobody was injured in the incident and one of the drivers took themselves to hospital for a check-up.A Met Police spokeswoman said:

“Police were called at 11.49 to reports of a two car collision in Cowley Road on Wednesday. Officers attended and found two cars in a collision at the scene, one of them was overturned. The incident was damage only and there were no reported injuries.”

No arrests have been made in connection with the crash.

London Fire Brigade were called to the incident to deal with "fuel in the road" from the overturned car
London Fire Brigade were called to the incident to deal with "fuel in the road" from the overturned car (Image: Graham Clark)