It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Harwich: Man Dies After Hit By Car
A 28-year-old man's died after he was hit by a car in Harwich.
It's thought he was crossing Main Road, near to The Royal Public House, at 9:30pm last night (Saturday December 1st) when he was struck.
He was taken to Colchester General Hospital where he died shortly after arriving.
The driver of the car, a 22-year-old man from Hornchurch, was arrested at the scene on suspicion of causing death by careless driving and has been released on bail.
Anyone with information in connection with this fatal road crash is urged to contact Essex Police's Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
A chief Essex medic has told Heart all local councils and CCGs are now coming together to tackle mental health.
Doctors and health care leaders today announced a new development in the options for future hospital services in mid and south Essex.
Residents are being urged to give their views on the Chelmsford City Growth Package.
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