A police officer has been dismissed from Essex Police for gross misconduct after admitting criminal offences.
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.
A five-year-old boy has suffered life-threatening injuries when a suspected learner driver crashed into him in Saffron Walden.
A man who set a fire on the ninth floor of a block of flats in Southend, killing a neighbour and her unborn child, has been made subject of a hospital order.
Heart can reveal since so called 'legal highs' were banned last May - Essex Police have made 9 arrests relating to the supply or possession of the drugs.
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