The driver and passenger were trapped in the car by the nature of their injuries. Fire crews used cutting equipment and the men were placed on spinal boards and safely removed from the vehicle. They were both taken to hospital by London Ambulance Service crews.
The driver of the other car was not trapped and had minor injuries.
Station Manager Mike Cotton said:
“Excellent work by Islington, Stoke Newington and Holloway crews at what was a challenging road...