Man Dies As Car Crashes On Roundabout In Basildon

One man has died and another has been seriously injured after a car crash in Basildon.

police line do not cress

A red BMW 3 series crashed on a roundabout on the junction of Broadmayne and Uppermayne at around 10.30pm yesterday (Monday, 20 June).

Essex Police said: "The car hit the roundabout before striking a tree.

"The passenger died at the scene.

"The driver of the BMW car a 22-year-old man from Basildon received serious but not life threatening injuries himself and was conveyed to Basildon Hospital for treatment.

"Part of the roundabout and road had to remain shut since the crash to enable forensic collision investigation work to be undertaken.

"The road was re-opened at around 5.30am.

"Officers from the Serious Collision investigation Unit (SCIU) will be investigating the crash and anyone with any information is asked to contact them on 101 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk".

Local News

Recently Played Tracks

On Radio: Martin and Su

6am - 10am

Email the show

Text 'ESSEX' to 82122

Martin and Su

On TV: Heart Xmas Is Here!

3am - 10am

Watch heart TV

  • Kelly Clarkson Underneath The Tree

    Now

    iTunes

  • The Darkness Christmas Time

    06:22

    iTunes

  • East 17 Stay Another Day

    06:18

    iTunes

  • Robbie Williams Dream A Little Dream

    06:15

Heart VIP

Local

Autumn Weather

Find your local four day weather report here.

Listening To Radio Win With Heart

Make Heart the soundtrack to your day and you could be a winner with great prizes up for grabs throughout the day.

Advertise Advertise in Essex

Get some great ideas on how to advertise your business on radio, online and on mobile.

Follow Heart on Twitter