POLICE are investigating a serious collision off the Basildon-bound A13, close to Stanford-le-Hope.

The B1007 has been closed to allow for investigations to be carried out.


The closure is likely to be in place into the early hours of the morning.

A diversion is in place.

Witnesses or anyone with dashcam footage of the collision, which took place at about 9.30pm tonight, should call 101 and cite incident 1290 of today’s date.

A police spokesman said: "Thank you for your patience and we will update you as soon as we practically can."