Sheppey Crossing Crash Latest
6 September 2013, 06:35
Up to 130 Vehicles involved in Crash along the A249 New Ferry Bridge Sheppey Crossing. It's after reports of very misty and foggy conditions in the area.
Chief Inspector Andy Reeves, who coordinated the recovery operation from the scene, thanked motorists and members of the public for their patience.
He said: 'Today was a long and intense day for everybody. However, I was thoroughly impressed by the patience and compassion displayed both by those involved in the collision and members of the local community, many of whom called to ask if they could help or brought bottles of water and food to the scene for the victims and emergency services staff. I would like to thank everybody for their support.
'Officers will continue to investigate the collision in the days ahead to try to establish the cause.'
All vehicles involved in the collision are currently being held by Kent Police in a secure location.
Owners are asked to call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 01622 798538 from 10am on 6th September to discuss collection.