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Travel: Essex Police warn motorists to take care following accidents in Colchester and Maldon

08:45 27 January 2014

An elderly woman was thrown from her mobility scooter after a crash.

An elderly woman was thrown from her mobility scooter after a crash.

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Police in Essex have advised motorists to drive careful in this morning’s icy conditions following a number of minor accidents.

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A spokesman for Essex Police said that driving conditions in the north of the county were particularly treacherous and urged drivers to take extra care.

A number of minor crashes in Maldon, Colchester and the M11 have been attributed to the icy roads.

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