Proposals for a new multi-million pound widening project on the A12 have gone on show.
Inquest To Open In Death Of Basildon Man
An inquest is due to open today into the death of a man found in a burned out car in Basildon.
The body of 30 year-old Vilson Meshi was discovered in a grey Audi A4 parked on Pincey Mead, near Pitsea Road, at around 5pm on Saturday (27 February).
A postmortem examination was carried yesterday out on the body of Mr Meshi, who lived on Pincey Mead but most recently resided in Glossop in Manchester.
It showed he had died from "smoke inhilation".
Police are treating his death as murder.
Two men have been jailed for a total of 40 years after an aggravated burglary in Essex, where a man was shot.
Anyone with information about an assault on a man in Chelmsford a month ago, which left him with serious head injuries, is being asked to come forward.
Essex's PCC is proposing a 3.25% increase in the Essex Police part of Council Tax.
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