One of Cambridgeshire's oddest traditions gets under way this morning...
A12 Near Chelmsford Shut After Fatal Crash
The A12 has been closed northbound after a "serious" crash that has left one person dead.
It is affecting the stretch between Junction 19 for the Boreham Interchange and Junction 20a for Hatfield Peveral.
Police say it involves one vehicle and the crash happened at around 7.15am.
Officers are warning the road is likely to remain closed for "a considerable time due the serious nature of the accident".
Colchester United are playing at home today with a 12.30pm kick off which is expected to add to delays.
A diversion via the B1137 through Boreham is in place.
The first rail freight service from the UK to China has arrived.
The contract of the current Chief Constable of Essex, Stephen Kavanagh, has been extended for a further four years.
A teacher, who worked in Chelmsford, has been charged with multiple offences relating to children.
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