Heart's discovered that dog attacks in Essex have increased by 143% over the last 5 years.
Pensioner Injured After Hit By Car In Southend
An elderly woman has been injured after she was hit by a car that then just drove off in Southend.
Emergency services were called to Lonsdale Road at the junction with Central Avenue at around 1.30pm yesterday (Tuesday, 2 February).
Essex Police said: "The pedestrian, a local woman in her 80s, sustained back injuries as a result of the collision and is receiving hospital treatment.
"The driver of the Corsa is believed to be a man aged in his 50s, with a shaved head and of large build.
"Anyone with information is asked to contact Pc Tina Quinlivan at Laindon Roads Policing Unit on 101".
The £1.5 billion deal will also see new fleet rolled out across the network.
Attack happened in Colchester yesterday afternoon.
Fatal light aircraft crash could have been caused by the captain suffering severe heart problem, accident investigators said.
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