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Three Pedestrians Seriously Hurt In Crashes
A teenager and man have been airlifted to hospital, and another man rushed to hospital, after three different collisions in Essex.
The teenager was airlifted to Queen's Hospital in Romford after a collision on High Street in Harwich on Saturday 9th June.
He had been knocked unconscious after suffering serious head injuries.
Nearly an hour and a half earlier, a man was found lying unconscious in Parkway, Chelmsford after another collision with a car.
He was taken to Broomfield Hospital, also with serious head injuries.
Meanwhile the air ambulance also had to be used after a collision between a lorry and a pedestrian on the A414 on the Hertfordshire/Essex border.
The collision happened in the early hours on the westbound carriageway heading towards Harlow.
Road closures were put in place but have since been removed.
A male pedestrian was taken to the Princess Alexandra Hospital and has now been transferred to Addenbrookes Hospital where he remains in a critical condition.
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