Margate roads closed off due to van and car crash

Emergency services at the scene Photo Karen Chantler

Police, ambulance, fire crews and air ambulance have been called to the scene of a crash in Margate.

A van and car collided in Mill Lane/Churchfields close to the St John’s Avenue/Charlotte Square turn off.

Surrounding roads are currently closed while emergency services attend the scene. Traffic is being diverted.

A Kent Police spokesperson said: “Kent Police was called at 11.57am  to a two vehicle collision in Mill Lane, Margate.

“Officers remain in attendance, alongside crews from the South East Coast Ambulance and the Kent, Surrey and Sussex Ambulance who are tending to an injured man.

“A localised road closure is in place to ensure public safety.”

UPDATE: The roads are now open