Man arrested after fatal car collision near Stansted

The M11 near the junction with Stansted Airport where a collision occurred this morning Picture: GOO

The M11 near the junction with Stansted Airport where a collision occurred this morning Picture: GOOGLE MAPS - Credit: Archant

A man from Harlow has been arrested after a fatal collision on the M11 near Stansted on Wednesday.

The collision happened on Wednesday morning at around 5am between junction 8 and 6.

Police shut the motorway in both directions following the collision leading to delays in the surrounding area.

A 63-year-old man from Dunmow, who was travelling on a motorbike, died.

Essex Police arrested a 37-year-old man from Harlow on Thursday on suspicion of causing death by dangerous driving, failing to stop at the scene of an accident and driving unfit through drink or drugs


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He remains in custody for questioning.

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