A WOMAN has died following a serious collision involving three vehicles.

The fatal collision occurred on the B1007, near Horndon-on-the-Hill, at about 9.30pm last night.

Sadly, Essex Police has confirmed a 46-year-old woman has died as a result of the incident.

Officers closed the road, which is just off the Basildon-bound A13, following the collision and reopened it in the early hours of this morning.

Read more: Road reopens after serious late night crash

They stated no other serious injuries were reported.

A police spokesman added: “We are also continuing to appeal for witnesses to the incident or anyone with dashcam footage of it to come forward.”

Anyone who witnessed the incident or has information should submit a report online at www.essex.police.uk or use the 'Live Chat' button to speak to an online operator between 7am-11pm.

You can also call Essex Police on 101 and cite incident 1290 of December 17.