A man from Colchester who befriended and sexually abused a young child has been jailed for seven years.
Two Die In Howe Green Crash
Two people have died and another has been injured after a three car crash in Howe Green.
A Volkswagen Tiguan, a Seat Leon and a Volkswagen Scirocco collided on Southend Road at around 6pm yesterday (Tuesday, 8 March).
Essex Police said: "The Tiguan driver, a man aged in his 60s from Colchester, and the Seat driver, a man aged in his 20s from Maldon, sadly died at the scene.
"An 18-year-old woman from Maldon, who was a passenger in the Seat, was airlifted to Addenbrooke’s Hospital in Cambridge with injuries to her chest and pelvis.
"The Scirocco driver was not injured.
"The road was closed in both directions near the Downhouse Farm bridge until 12.20am today, Wednesday March 9".
A man from Colchester has been jailed for 25 years for conspiring to murder his stepfather.
The first of the 66 Crossrail trains is in operation from today running on the TFL route between Liverpool Street and Shenfield.
A crackdown, aimed at tackling online child abuse in Essex has seen more than 40 people arrested in the last six months.
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