Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 23°C

min temp: 14°C

ESTD 1874 Search

The pigs have arrived. See the latest

Pigs Gone Wild

news here.

Two people die after crash in Gosfield Road, Braintree

10:38 08 December 2014

©Archant Photographic 2010

Two people have died after a two-vehicle crash near Braintree this evening.

Essex Police were called to reports of a collision involving two vehicles in Braintree Road, Gosfield, close to the junction for Peterfield’s Lane at just before 5pm.

The A1017 in High Garrett is closed in both directions between the A131 junction and the Greenfields junction.

The road has been closed and will remain shut to motorists until at least midnight. Officers are advising motorists to find an alternative route.

An Essex Police spokesman confirmed that two people have died but that no further details are available at this time as next of kin have not yet been informed.

There are other casualties involved, all of which are receiving hospital treatment.

Any witnesses to the crash should call the Serious Collision Investigation Unit on 101 or email collisionappeal@essex.pnn.police.uk

Police have now named the two men. See the story here.

0 comments

Welcome , please leave your message below.

Optional - JPG files only
Optional - MP3 files only
Optional - 3GP, AVI, MOV, MPG or WMV files
Comments

Please log in to leave a comment and share your views with other East Anglian Daily Times visitors.

We enable people to post comments with the aim of encouraging open debate.

Only people who register and sign up to our terms and conditions can post comments. These terms and conditions explain our house rules and legal guidelines.

Comments are not edited by East Anglian Daily Times staff prior to publication but may be automatically filtered.

If you have a complaint about a comment please contact us by clicking on the Report This Comment button next to the comment.

Not a member yet?

Register to create your own unique East Anglian Daily Times account for free.

Signing up is free, quick and easy and offers you the chance to add comments, personalise the site with local information picked just for you, and more.

Sign up now

Budgens in the Turban Centre, Woodbridge which is to become a branchof the Co-op

Months of uncertainty over the future of a Suffolk supermarket are today over, after the Co-op announced it would be buying the former Budgens store in Woodbridge.

Inspector Julian Ditcham with the Drager Alcotest used by Suffolk Constabulary tests a motorist.

A drug driver who was caught drink-driving a month later has been banned from the road for 22 months.

Familes attended the first session of the Minecraft club at Ipswich library on Tuesday 26th July.
Mohil Garg enjoying the club.

Youngsters enjoying the start of the summer holidays flocked to Ipswich Library yesterday afternoon to take part in the library’s first weekly Minecraft club.

Ipswich Hospital

Ipswich Hospital has topped a postcode lottery of referrals for people suffering from suspected inflammatory arthritis, new figures have revealed.

Man admits being drunk and disorderly

An Ipswich man has been fined after causing a drunken disturbance at a world music festival in Christchurch Park.

Africa Alive is a fun day out whatever the weather

The Suffolk Coast is at its very best on a sunny summer afternoon but rain doesn’t always have to stop play.

Lie detecting equipment at Essex Police

Essex Police has become one of only four forces in the country to use lie detectors to help protect the public against convicted sex offenders.

Most read

Great Days Out

cover

Click here to view
the Great Days Out
supplement

View

Most commented

HOT JOBS

Show Job Lists

Streetlife

Newsletter Sign Up

Sign up to the following newsletters:

Great British Life

Great British Life
MyDate24 MyPhotos24