A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
Brentwood: Pedestrian Dies After Hit By Van
A pedestrian has died after being hit by a van outside Brentwood railway station.
The accident happened on Kings Road just before 6 this morning (Thursday December 6th).
The man, who is in his 40s and from the Brentwood area, died shortly after arrival at Queens Hospital in Romford.
The van driver, a man also in his 40s and from the Brentwood area, was arrested on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving.
He has now been released on bail until next year.
Any witnesses who have not yet spoken to police should call Pc Dawn Senior at the Essex Police Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email email@example.com
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
Prince Harry's visited Epping Forest as part of a conservation project. See the pictures here.
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