It's been announced today that Essex PCC Roger Hirst will take on responsibility of the local fire and rescue service.
Pensioner Dies Four Months After Danbury Ambulance Crash
A pensioner who was hit by an ambulance in Danbury in February has died in hospital.
The collision happened at the junction of Mayes Lane and Main Road at 5.20pm on Thursday, 5 February.
Essex Police said: "The man, who is 77 and from Danbury, was taken to St George's Hospital in Tooting where he sadly died on Friday, June 3.
"A 40-year-old woman from the Braintree area has been voluntarily interviewed in relation to the collision and enquiries are ongoing".
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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