It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
M11: Teen Dies After Hit By Lorry
A teenager has died after he was hit by a lorry on the M11 near Saffron Walden.
It happened southbound between junctions 8 and 9 just after 10pm yesterday.
The 18-year-old was pronounced dead at the scene.
A section of the carriageway was closed for approximately five hours while forensic collision investigators carried out their enquiries to determine the cause of the crash.
Any witnesses are asked to contact the 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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