Dump truck and car collide just east of downtown

Firefighters work to help a driver out of their car after a crash on York Street at Lyle Street. (Supplied by London Fire Department)

Emergency crews were called to the intersection of York Street and Lyle Street after a dump truck and car collided just after the noon hour.

Little information was reported from the scene of the collision, however the London Fire Department called in additional resources for a possible extraction.

According to police one person sustained minor injuries. There are unconfirmed reports that the Jaws of Life was needed to free them from the crash.

The public was asked to avoid the intersection however the collision has since been cleared.

Crews on scene of 2 vehicle (dump truck vs car) collision at York St and Lyle. Expect delays. ⁦@lpsmediaoffice⁩ and ⁦@MLPS911⁩ on scene #ldnont pic.twitter.com/swYTLM61gD

— London Fire Department (@LdnOntFire) October 26, 2020

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