Colchester and Ipswich Hospitals could soon become one under plans to merge.
Man Killed In Tree Crash Near Brentwood Named
Police have released the name of a man who died when his car hit a tree near Brentwood.
20 year-old Ryan McNamara, from Brentwood, died in the crash at the junction of Eagles Way and Hartswood Road in Warley, at around 9.45pm on Tuesday.
A 21 year-old man, who was a passenger in the car, was take to Queen's Hospital in Romford to be treated for minor injuries.
Essex Police said: "Police would like to hear from any witnesses to the collision who they have not yet spoken to or anyone who had seen the car being driven prior to the crash occurring.
"They are particularly keen to speak to the driver of a silver 4x4 who was in the area at the time".
Two fairground workers have pleaded not guilty to charges they face over the death of a school girl on a bouncy castle in Essex.
An aircraft hangar has been damaged in a blaze at Southend Airport.
Residents and businesses are being encouraged to tell Essex County Council whether they can access superfast broadband.
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