- The accident happened at 9.30 a.m. on Tuesday when Angela was being driven in Edison Lee’s private car
- The vehicle collided with an ambulance on Bishop Avenue – nicknamed ‘Billionaires’ Row in north London
- Eyewitnesses claim that the car Angela was in was hit by a van, which was first hit by a BMW
- Angela was treated at the scene by doctors and then taken to hospital, where she was released shortly after and told that she was ‘fine’.
- A London Ambulance spokesperson confirmed on Wednesday: ‘We treated a woman and took her to hospital’
One Show guest presenter Angela Scanlon was taken to hospital on Tuesday after she was involved in a serious accident with a private ambulance and two other cars.
According to SunThe Irish host, 37, was in Edison Lee’s private car at 9.30 a.m. when she collided with an ambulance on north London’s The Bishops Avenue – nicknamed ‘Billionaires’ Row, because of the concentration of its sprawling mansions.
Witnesses claim that Angela’s vehicle was hit by a van that had previously been hit by a BMW. Angela has regularly stood in for permanent host Alex Jones on BBC shows.
Horror: One Show’s Angela Scanlon rushed to hospital after a serious four-car accident involving a private ambulance (stock image)
MailOnline has contacted Angela’s representatives for comment.
Angela was released shortly after being taken to hospital and is said to be ‘fine’.
She took to Instagram Stories to share some flowers sent by her team and was busy promoting her friend’s podcast without mentioning the incident.
A local told The Sun: ‘It was a serious accident involving four vehicles. It made one hell of a racket. Quite a loud bang. It was a total of four vehicles.
Shocking: Angela was treated at the scene by medics and then taken to hospital, where she was released shortly after and told she was ‘fine’
Image: Bishop Avenue also known as ‘Billionaires’ Row. The road is off the A1 and close to Hampstead Heath, one of the most expensive areas in the city.
‘People were shocked and shaken. Edison Lee was badly damaged and had to be taken by ambulance. It was shocking. The ambulance arrived quickly and took Angela away.
A London Ambulance spokesperson told MailOnline on Wednesday: ‘We were called at 9:27am on 14 September to a report of a road traffic collision from a private ambulance on Bishop Avenue, N2.
‘We sent an ambulance crew and an incident response officer to the scene. We treated a woman and took her to the hospital.
On recovery: She took to Instagram Stories to share some flowers sent by her team and was busy promoting her friend’s podcast without mentioning the incident.
A Metropolitan Police spokesman said: ‘Police received a report of a collision of several vehicles, including a private ambulance, on Bishop Avenue at the junction with Bancroft Avenue, N2 at 09:32 am on Tuesday, 14 September.
Angela Scanlon’s Showbiz Career
In 2012, Angela was named by The Irish Times as one of the ‘Top Ten Irish Instagrammers You Need to Follow’
Vogue named her ‘one to watch’ in 2013, and in the same year she spearheaded the Louis Vuitton campaign
Angela appeared on The Saturday Night Show with Brendan O’Connor in 2014
That same year her first major documentary, O Ginger!, aired, and she hosted London Fashion Week for the third time.
Angela first covered for Alex Jones while she was on maternity leave in 2016
That same year she presented a series of her own titled Close Encounters of Angela Scanlon!
Angela became an ambassador for Garnier in 2017
Angela hosted her own BBC Radio 2 show between 2018 and 2021
He began hosting the BBC 2 renewal show Your Home Made Perfect in 2019.
‘The officers attended. A man was taken to hospital by the London Ambulance Service. The road was closed while emergency services were on…