A man from Thurrock is suing Southend Hospital after he contracted a flesh eating superbug following a routine prostate operation.
Woman Seriously Injured After Buckhurst Hill Crash
A woman has been flown to hospital with serious injuries after a car crash in Buckhurst Hill.
A Nissan Micra and a Mini Countryman collided on Roding Lane at around 11.20pm yesterday (Thursday, 4 February).
Essex Police said: "The Nissan driver, a woman aged in her 60s from Woodford Green, suffered serious injuries and was taken by air ambulance to the Royal London Hospital.
"The Mini driver, a man aged in his 80s from Ilford, suffered injuries to his arm and was taken to Queens Hospital in Romford.
"Witnesses to the collision are asked to contact Chigwell roads policing unit on 101".
The road was closed until around 5pm while police investigated.
Essex Police have been ranked the worst in England and Wales for victim satisfaction in the past year.
The deaths of two people found inside a car in Chelmsford on Monday, are not being treated as suspicious.
Essex County Council is calling on the Government to delay plans to cut funding to education.
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